6 Types of Yellow Pet Birds

four Yellow Pet Birds sitting down tree branch.
Md. Sakib Hossain
by Md. Sakib Hossain on {date}

When you guys think of yellow birds , many may come into mind . like parrots, canaries .But they do also vary with size and shape and also their nature. Lets walk you guys down to the birds you can pet. We will start with 6 different types that you guys will decide . Like taking care and other stuffs like feeding and maintenance.

Budgerigar sitting down on table in room.



Budgerigars, commonly known as budgies, are small parrots They have a slender body, long tail, and a small, curved beak. They can really make a good pet ,if you want some cute birds. They are not oversized and have a good playful persona.

  •  Size: they are typically measure around 7 to 8 inches (18 centimeters) in length.
  •  Weight:  they weigh between 30 to 40 grams.
  •  Good with Family: they are friendly and social birds, they make a good pet for families. They are relatively easy to care for and can bond closely with family members, including children. Their ability to mimic sounds can bring joy to the childrens.

a yellow Cockatiel birds standt in bird house.



If you want a upgrade from budgies you can consider Cockatiels. They  are medium-sized parrots with yellow faces and crests, slight gray and white . They have long tails and separate orange cheek patches. You can have a budgies with a slight bigger sized and similar type of nature. Cheerful and of course good with kids. 

  • Size:Cockatiels are around 12 to 13 inches in length.
  • Weight: their weight ranges from 75 to 100 grams.
  • Good with Family: they are very gentle and affectionate in nature, making them wonderful pets for families. They enjoy interaction and can form strong bonds with both adults and children. 

a Sulphur-Crested Cockatoo sitting down on the tree branch

Sulphur-Crested Cockatoo


You will like this bird if you are into caring birdsand i wont suggest this if you are lazy also . Sulphur-crested cockatoos are large parrots with predominantly white feathers and striking yellow crests. They have powerful beaks and a playful disposition. They need constant care and have kinda hot temper .

  • Size: Sulphur-crested cockatoos are normal sizable birds, typically reaching lengths of 18 to 20 inches.  
  • Weight: On average, sulphur-crested cockatoos weigh between 450 to 900 grams.
  • Good with Family : While sulphur-crested cockatoos can be affectionate and entertaining pets, they require experienced handling due to their size and potential for loud noise.. They can form strong bonds with family members but we do not recommend  households with young children due to their strong nature.

a Parrotletsitting down on the tree branch.

Pacific Parrotlet


Household containing adults or slight older children who can take care is good for this. Pacific parrotlets are small parrots with vibrant green bodies and bright yellow faces and throats. They have short tails and stout beaks. They can be really good playful bird.

  • Size: Pacific parrotlets are among the smallest parrot species, typically measuring around 4.5 to 5.5 inches (11 to 14 centimeters) in length.
  • Weight: The average weight of a Pacific parrotlet ranges from 0.9 to 1.1 ounces (26 to 32 grams).
  • Good with Family: Pacific parrotlets can make delightful additions to family life, especially in households with older children who understand the importance of gentle handling. While they may be small, they have big personalities and can provide endless entertainment with their playful antics.

Blue-and-Gold Macaw looking us.

Blue-and-Gold Macaw


Opera singer’s biggest pet fan are this macaws. If you are into loud birds , just adopt this pet without further ado. Blue-and-gold macaws are majestic parrots with vibrant blue and yellow plumage. They have large bodies, long tails, and powerful beaks. But still not for day to day normal household

  • Size: Blue-and-gold macaws are one of the largest parrot species, typically measuring around 30 to 36 inches .
  • Weight: On average, blue-and-gold macaws weigh between 800 to 1300 grams.
  • Good with Family: Blue-and-gold macaws can be loving and affectionate pets for families who have the space and dedication to care for them. While their size may be intimidating, they can form strong bonds with family members and enjoy interactive play. However, their loud vocalizations and potential for destructive behavior require careful consideration before bringing one into a family environment.

Double Yellow-Headed Amazon sitting down on tree branch.

Double Yellow-Headed Amazon


Do you still miss your ex? Need some more trouble? Not enough drama in your life? Go ahead adopt this beautiful bird.they are the most double standard intelligent yellow bird you can find. Double yellow-headed Amazons are medium-sized parrots with predominantly green plumage and a vibrant yellow head and nape. They have sturdy beaks and a confident demeanor. They are not for day to day household pet bird . but yeah if you adopt this bird you have my respect.

  • Size: Double yellow-headed Amazons typically measure around 14 to 15 inches (36 to 38 centimeters) in length.
  • Weight:The average weight of a double yellow-headed Amazon ranges from 14 to 18 ounces (400 to 510 grams).
  • Good with Family: Double yellow-headed Amazons can make affectionate and engaging family pets, especially in households where they receive plenty of attention and mental stimulation. They are known for their intelligence and ability to learn tricks and phrases, which can entertain both children and adults alike. 

However, their strong personality and potential for loud vocalizations mean they may not be suitable for all families, particularly those with very young children or noise-sensitive individuals.

There you go readers, hope you can make a decision after reading this post as we tried to cover the most of the yellow pet birds. There are more but why make it big when you can have the best of the best.

Happy reading.

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