You don't have to travel to South America to experience the beauty of the Amazon Parrot. This multicolored gem is a 14-inch Folkmanis Puppet with simply gorgeous fabric that simulates his distinctive colorful feathers. Beak and claws are made of ultra-suede and soft, safe vinyl. Movable beak, wings. Measures 6? long x 5? wide x 14? high. (Folkmanis 2592)
Recommended for 3 years and up.
Made in China.
FACTS OF INTEREST: There are about 30 species of Amazon parrot. They range from South America to Mexico and the Caribbean. Amazons are green with different bright accent colors depending on the species. Males and females look the same. All parrots are very intelligent birds. Amazons are especially known for their ability to imitate human sounds and for their playfulness. Some species of Amazon are thriving in the wild. Others however, are endangered due to trapping for the pet trade, hunting, and habitat loss.