||Small, up to 13 inches
||Up to 30 years
||Moderate to Loud
|Trick / Talking Ability:
||Fair; can develop an extensive vocabulary, but may not have the clearest
||Playful and curious small parrots, make good companion pets. Enjoys having
a secure nest for playing and roosting.
|Behavior / Health Concerns:
||In the wild, Quakers are prolific nest builders, so in captivity, too, they often
become protective of their cage, food dish or homemade nest. Adapts readily
to most environments, making a wild colony or Quaker parrots an unwanted
occurrence in some communities.
Quakers are illegal is some states and highly regulated in several others.