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Dancing Senegal Parrot

Kili

Type: Senegal Parrot
Genus: Poicephalus
Species: Senegalus
Subspecies: Mesotypus
Sex: Female
Weight: 120 grams
Height: 9 inches
Age: 9 years
Caped Cape Parrot

Truman

Type: Cape Parrot
Genus: Poicephalus
Species:Robustus
Subspecies: Fuscicollis
Sex: Male
Weight: 330 grams
Height: 13 inches
Age: 7 years, 3 months
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List of Common Parrots:

Parakeets:
Budgerigar (Budgie)
Alexandrine Parakeet
African Ringneck
Indian Ringneck
Monk Parakeet (Quaker Parrot)

Parrotlets:
Mexican Parrotlet
Green Rumped Parrotlet
Blue Winged Parrotlet
Spectacled Parrotlet
Dusky Billed Parrotlet
Pacific Parrotlet
Yellow Faced Parrotlet

Lovebirds:
Peach Faced Lovebird
Masked Lovebird
Fischer's Lovebird
Lilian's (Nyasa) Lovebird
Black Cheeked Lovebird
Madagascar Lovebird
Abyssinian Lovebird
Red Faced Lovebird
Swindern's Lovebird

Lories and Lorikeets:
Rainbow Lorikeet

Conures:
Sun Conure
Jenday Conure
Cherry Headed Conure
Blue Crowned Conure
Mitred Conure
Patagonian Conure
Green Cheeked Conure
Nanday Conure

Caiques:
Black Headed Caique
White Bellied Caique

Poicephalus Parrots:
Senegal Parrot
Meyer's Parrot
Red Bellied Parrot
Brown Headed Parrot
Jardine's Parrot
Cape Parrot
Ruppell's Parrot

Eclectus:
Eclectus Parrot

African Greys:
Congo African Grey (CAG)
Timneh African Grey (TAG)

Amazons:
Blue Fronted Amazon
Yellow Naped Amazon
Yellow Headed Amazon
Orange Winged Amazon
Yellow Crowned Amazon

Cockatoos:
Cockatiel
Galah (Rose Breasted) Cockatoo
Sulphur Crested Cockatoo
Umbrella Cockatoo
Moluccan Cockatoo
Bare Eyed Cockatoo
Goffin's Cockatoo

Macaws:
Red Shouldered (Hahn's) Macaw
Severe Macaw
Blue And Gold Macaw
Blue Throated Macaw
Military Macaw
Red Fronted Macaw
Scarlet Macaw
Green Winged Macaw
Hyacinth Macaw

7 Colors of Truman - Aviator Harness Colors

Comments (7)

By Michael Sazhin

Tuesday June 17th, 2014

As you probably know, I love using the Aviator Harness for taking my parrots outside. It's the easiest and most reliable harness to use. Now I wanted to mention all the different colors that these harnesses are available in. They come in Black, Red, Green, Silver, Blue, Pink, and Purple. The variety is good because it can help you match the harness to your bird.

There are two ways to choose a color harness for your bird. Either match the color to your parrot's plumage and outer appearance or get a funky cool color to match your parrot's inner personality. I would recommend sticking to a matching or bland color for your first harness so that it is least distracting to the bird. However, once the parrot is accustomed to wearing a harness, there should be no problem picking any color you'd like.

Here are some harness color recommendations by species:
Green Cheek Conure - Petite Size Green
Ring-Necked Parakeet - XS Size Green
Sun Conure - XS Size Red
Senegal Parrot - XS Size Green
Galah - Small Size Pink or Silver
Timneh African Grey - Small Size Silver
Congo African Grey - Medium Size Silver or Red
Amazon Parrots - Small or Medium Size Green
Eclectus - Medium Size Green or Red
Blue and Gold Macaw - Large Size Blue or Red
Scarlet Macaw - Large Size Red
Green Winged Macaw - XL Size Red
Hyacinth Macaw - XL or XXL Size Blue


You can buy an Aviator Harness in any available size and color here.

Truman models the available colors:
Aviator Harness Colors

Video of Truman putting on each harness color


Part of: Outdoor Harness Flight, Cape Parrots, Product Reviews
Truman Cape Parrot Aviator Harness Harness Colors
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Nokota

Posted on June 18, 2014 01:39AM

The smallest is only available in four colors. GOD I wish I could get Vivi a purple one... WHY are there color restrictions!?


Michael

Posted on June 18, 2014 02:05AM

Harnesses are [url=http://ParrotWizard.com/Harness:oasfniyt]available in 7 colors[/url:oasfniyt] red, black, green, silver, blue, purple, and pink in sizes Small, Medium, Large, and XL. Red, Black, Green, and Blue for Petite and XS. Red, Black, Blue, and Silver in XXL. In [url=http://parrotwizard.com/Aviator_Harness/truman_colors_med.jpg:oasfniyt]the picture[/url:oasfniyt] you can see Truman trying on all 7 colors available. Just a few sizes are restricted in colors. You can see [url=http://ParrotWizard.com/Harness:oasfniyt]all available sizes/colors here[/url:oasfniyt].


ginger

Posted on June 18, 2014 02:17AM

One of the best things about this video is that I get to watch how you put the harness on several times in a row.

Tony

Posted on June 18, 2014 03:42AM

Truman looks so adorable. :P


Michael

Posted on June 18, 2014 03:47AM

Putting the harness on is the easy part. Getting Truman to agree to getting paraded around in pink is a whole other story!

Wolf

Posted on August 3, 2014 09:18AM

Some people are having problems with a tight fit with the part that goes over the birds head and really want to know what is the recommended way to fix it and also how to remove the harness. so what do you think about making a video addressing these problems for them ?


Michael

Posted on August 3, 2014 02:18PM

Removing the harness is putting it on in reverse. The only difficulty with that is going against the feathers but the bird learns to work with you for negativevreinforcement (having the harness off). I would absolutely not recommend modifying the harness. It isn't stitched, it is welded together. So you cant just change it on your own without making it weak. It's just about getting the right size harness and teaching your bird to help put it on and want to wear it. I think most people have trouble because they are forcing it onto resisting bird. Teach your bird to be calm and help out and it's as easy as I show.

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