October Flock Together Feature - Mighty Macaws!
Easily the most recognizable member of the Parrot family, large Macaws are often the first choice for bird lovers who become interested in owning a large parrot.
Types of popular Macaws
The macaw species commonly seen in the pet trade are large colorful ones from the Ara genus:
Blue and gold macaws a.k.a. blue and yellow macaw
Blue-and-Gold Macaw by darkcalypso Commission: Henry by emmil
Green wing macaws Thinking out loud by Lys333
Macaw Head by Delinlea Red-and-green macaw necklace by szaranagayama Intentions. by FerodoCat
Military macaws a.k.a. Great green macaw Green Macaw by parva-lupa
Military Macaw and Buffon's Macaw by Kana-hebi Beauty up close by Sterlson LinLin the Military Macaw by Dragongirl1026
Hyacinth macaws Hyacinth Macaw by AmBr0
Hyacinth Macaw (Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus) by PicuiDove Puppet Meeku by FeynaSkydancer Blue Macaw by dlitefulimagez
These larger species range from about 20 inches (military) up to 42 inches (hyacinth) including their long tails.