The scarlet parrots are nippy and tend to bit if they are not trained at a early stage of life. These birds tend to do alot of tricks and are a loving bird but don't talk and learn words like other parrots. These birds need to be maintenance, socialized, out of the cage or interaction with others. They need to do these so they don't pick up bad habits.The scarlet macaws are very loud and tend to destroy anything or chew if you don't watch it. The scarlet macaw needs a cage between 3x4 feet to 5 feet tall, it needs room to play and move around.