|Message:||(No name) wrote:
> Howard they, just to add to the note on life spans, it all depends on
> who's hands the bird is in. The more experienced, and the kinder
> gentler who knows what they are doing is looking at around 50 plus
> years with a conure, and around 100 for the big boys, 'cckatoos. so I
> think you and your bird are off o a fabulous startwhat Sumner wrote:
I don't know where you got the figure of 50 years for a conure. However, it seems far too optimistic for a conure. I had two very healthy nandays die at about 29 or 30, and I have never heard of a nanday more than a couple of years older than that.
Possibly, other conures may live longer.