One of the most controversial topics in parrot health is wing clipping. Fundamentally, it is an owner’s choice based on the available information on the practice, the main points of which we will discuss in this article. Clipping parrot wings should be researched thoroughly before proceeding.
Wing clipping simply means trimming a bird’s main flight feathers, [...]
The Senegal Parrot (Poicephalus senegalus) is one of nine birds in the Poicephalus genus, a collection of species originating from Africa. There are three subspecies:
Poicephalus senegalus senegalus: yellow belly, native to southern Mauritania, southern Mali to Guinea and Lobos Island
Poicephalus senegalus mesotypus: orange belly, native to eastern and northeastern Nigeria and Cameroon and southwest Chad