The black-capped conure, also known as the black-capped parakeet or rock conure is another member of the conure parrot specie, originating from southwestern amazon basin, Bolivia, Brazil and adjacent east Andean sloped in Peru.
This bird is typical of a green bird with an uncommon black-brown cap and a whitish scale-like pattern of feathers on its neck and breasts. It has a few touches of red along the edges of its upper wing coverts. It has a green abdomen tinged with bluish markings and its tails feathers have dark gray undersides.
Black-capped conures require much attention from their owners, they enjoy interacting with their owners and long for daily playtime. They make beautiful and awesome fun-loving pets. Though they can be fun and playful with their owners, they can be a tiny little bit shy around strangers. These intelligent creatures have the tendency of being cold and bored if ignored. It could become mentally depressed and develop medical and behavioral problems
Their cages are A worth noting item on the list. A spacious square or rectangular cage appropriate is most preferable. Advisably, do a thorough checking of the security mechanism of the cage before purchase. Their Cage size should be approximate; 24″ W x 24″ H x 24″ D and Bar spacing of 5/8″ to 3/4″. The cage should be a strong one (wrought iron, stainless steel) so it can withstand the conure’s tough beak. Horizontal bar wires will allow the conure to exercise by climbing on the sides of the cage.
A conure should be provided with a proper diet to keep it happy and content. Their regular diet includes nuts, veggies, small-sized pastas, fruits, cooked chicken or turkey, pellets, and other bits and pieces of food. Many would prefer boiled vegetables to fresh ones. Accompanied with plenty of freshwater.