The cart is empty
In issue 280 -
Max needs a home. By Lenka Panackova
In issue 280 -
Shelby the Macaw, By Carlie Thomas
In issue 280 -
Why Do Parrots Eat Dirt In The Amazon? By Devorah Bennu, PhD aka “GrrlScientist”
In issue 280 -
Tall trees and nest-boxes – a winning combination for belizensis. By David Waugh, Correspondent, Loro Parque Fundación
Subscribe To Parrots Magazine - Don't miss a thing

Stalking Macaws

A recent trip to Costa Rica provided a rare encounter for this parrot enthusiast. We purposefully chose Jaco, which is mostly known as a surfer’s paradise on the Pacific coast, but for us the draw was mentioned in the margins of the guidebooks – local flocks of macaws.

Hoping to see the giant birds up close, we went to the nearby Carrera Bird Park, dutifully paid our guide fees, and trekked into the jungle. Despite having said that we were only interested in seeing macaws, it took a while for our guide to realize that we had little interest in any other local flora and fauna that she pointed out in the tropical forest.

Read more in the magazine…

Buy a copy now!


Subscribe Now!

Subscribe to parrots magazine

subscribe today. The best most widely read magazine for parrot lovers.


Parrot Events

Parrot events


What's on in the parrot world, events, conferences and shows and more..


Our Address

Parrots magazine is published by
Imax Visual Ltd, West Building,
Elm Grove Lane, Steyning BN44 3SA

Telephone +44 (0)1273 464777
© Parrots magazine 2019