to Mexico and Central America the Red Lored Amazon is sometimes
called the "Yellow Cheeked Amazon". They are not so readily available
in Europe as the "Blue Fronted Amazon" and "Orange-Winged
Amazon". More breeders are now breeding and hand-rearing these
gentle giants, so more will become available on the Pet Market.
reared babies are gentle and make exceptional pets. Often bonding
closely with their owners they soon make their presence felt. Like
most Amazons they have good mimicking ability. The colours on their
head make the Red-Lored one of the most attractive of all Amazons.
If you choose an amazon as a pet, it is very important that you
maintain dominance and control, and, teach him acceptable behaviour.
A well-trained Red Lored is very affectionate, loving, and an