Parrots live a very long life. Some species can live as long as humans. Sadly many times a parrot will outlive its owner. And because of this long life span they have that also means there are different stages of their lives. We can break their life stages into seven parts. It's important to know which stage of life your parrot is in to properly care for him and to know what to expect.

With some 350 different species of parrots out there you might be thinking, what are the most common types of parrots? And what makes them different from each other? Well, we have compiled a list of the ten most common types of parrots out there. You'll probably recognize a lot of the names, but now you'll know what makes them different.