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Macaws vs hummingbirds: macaws

Beloved lifelong pets the world over, these colourful and friendly birds are renowned for their ability to talk. They are incredibly sociable creatures with an endearing ear for mimicry. Sadly, the world’s macaw population is declining.

The greatest threats to the birds’ survival are deforestation and illegal trapping for sale as pets.

Don't forget to scroll down to learn more about macaws. Then watch the video of hummingbirds and vote for your favourite

Five facts about macaws

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