Our Animal Family
Common Name: Blue & Gold Macaw
Scientific Name: Ara ararauna
Birth Date: Estimated Birth 1980
Defining Trait: Almost three feet long/strong beak/bare facial patch with thin line of black feathers that has a unique pattern/loud/intelligent/show-offs/playful/affectionate/sense of humor and a love of mischief
My Story: Rainbow was born in 1980 and arrived at DRC with Mr. Parrot in 1992. She soon caught the attention of Merlin, another Blue and Gold Macaw. The two have since become inseparable. They tend to be protective of each other.