Peacock is the gorgeous and beautiful bird. You can own as a pet in your home. Peacock categories with male and female species. Male also known as peacocks and female are known as peahens. Peacock life span is 15 years.
Peacock is featured with long length beautiful bird. It also is having long shinny colorful feathers. Red, blue, green, grey, black colored feathers bring inviting charm in peacock. Therefore, people like its beauty and keeps as a pet in their home.
There are three most popular species of peacock in the world.
• Indian peacock
• Green peacock
• Congo peacock
Indian peacock having is the south Asian species of peacock. Indian peacock is also known as blue peacock. The length of male Indian peacock is 100 to 120 cm and female is 95 cm. weight of this species male is 4 to 6 kg and female weight is 2.8 to 4 kg.
Green peacock is found in south Asia. Green peacock is well known a java peacock. Male green peacock weight is 3.8 to 5 kg and female weight is 1 to 1.2 kg. The size of male species is 1.8 to 3 m and female having 100 to 110 cm.
Congo peacock is also one of the famous peacock species. It is also known as Afropavo. The length of this species is low of other species. Male species length is 64 to 70 cm and female length is 60 to 63 cm.
Peacock cans usually eaten grain feed, cabbage, and other green vegetables.
Health and care;
When you keep peacock as pet then proper care is must. Peacock can adjust in any type of climate and you should take care well. Provide proper housing cage with large sized wooden shelter. And avoid crowding of peacock. You can also Placing the food and water tray in their cage. For healthy peacock provide de worming your peacock. Give proper dose of worming products and chemical preparation every six month.
You can also cleaning their cage on daily basis and combing in their silky and shinny feathers. You can also groom your pet with their fresh and healthy look.
Peacock is a beautiful and prettiest bird which you can keep as a pet in your home. For keeping peacock proper care and provide shelter according to their size and de worming their peacock to save any disease.