Yellow Shouldered Amazon
Yellow Shouldered Amazons can be found found in northern Venezuela, the islands of Margarita,
La Blanquilla, and Bonaire.
Generally the Yellow Shouldered Amazon is mostly green with yellow on the head, shoulders and thighs.
Mature birds are about 31 cm (12 in.). Adult Weight: 270g (9.4 oz)
Yellow Shouldered Amazons are playful, intelligent and very curious. They can become good talkers.
Yellow Shouldered Amazons are acrobats. They are active and enjoy swings and hanging toys.
50 to 60 years, depending on nutrition and care.
The information provided here is a quick profile of the species and by no means complete.
More comprehensive information can be obtained from many other sites on the internet.
Updated May 28, 2023
Working nest box
White Bellied Caiques
Chicks in nest box
Chicks in nursery
See us on
Avicultural Advancement Council of Canada
© Parrots Only, 2010-2023
All rights reserved