PRIVACY POLICY AND COOKIES

We at the Hagen Group take your privacy very seriously and as such we have updated our privacy and cookies policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data, including how we use cookies and similar technologies (“cookies”) to help give you the best experience on our site and to show you relevant advertising. If you continue to use this site, we’ll assume that you’re happy to receive all cookies. Privacy Policy

Parrot Identification Leg Bands

This brief video overview explores the various methods of leg band identification in birds.

  • Closed or open leg bands for identification
  • Open sexing bands
  • Quarantine bands
  • Information a leg band may reveal
  • HARI birds identified with HARI and RCH leg bands for lifelong tracking
  • Species specific and individual consideration for leg band sizes
  • Safety concerns
  • Considerations for older birds (injury, pododermatitis)
  • If removal of a band is necessary, it should be discussed with your avian veterinarian
  • Alternative identification such as microchipping

Discover HARI:

Hagen Avicultural Research Institute