Wild Indian ringneck parakeets are normally mostly bright green with some blue tail feathers and yellow under their wings. Male ringnecks sport black and rose rings around their necks, as well as black facial markings.
What is the most common Indian ringneck color?
Blue. The most common and sought after color mutation in Indian ringneck parrots is blue. Indian ringnecks can be found with a light-blue, or a darker, almost purple-blue plumage. Females tend to be a lighter color than males.
Do Indian ringnecks come in red?
Re: Red or Black Ringneck
There are black headed IRN’s and there are pied IRN’s with red in them. Now to what there worth!? It will vary on where the mutation is dominant or recessive or sex linked.
Are Indian ringnecks aggressive?
Are Indian ringnecks aggressive? Yes, Indian ringnecks are known to exhibit aggression and frequent biting. This doesn’t mean that aggressive behavior is their defining characteristic.
Should Indian ringnecks be kept in pairs?
Should Indian ringnecks be kept in pairs? Indian ringnecks love to be left alone for long periods of time. Ringnecks are very social creatures. They spend their lives with flock members and pair off during the breeding seasons.
Where are Indian ringnecks illegal?
* Note : Indian Ringnecks are illegal in the state of New Jersey and Colorado. Caution: This bird requires advanced knowledge of bird handling and can be difficult to tame.
Are Indian ringnecks illegal?
Caging any Indian bird is illegal as they are categorized under wild animals and are thus protected by the wildlife protection act.