Quaker parrots available for purchase can be found on sites like birdbreeders.com and Birds Now, where perspective buyers can get in touch with private breeders for more information. A third site, Birdfarm.com sells and ships Quaker parrots directly and also lists classified advertisements for a variety of parrot species.
Quaker parrots are native to South America and are well known for their ability to mimic human speech. There are several feral flocks in many areas of the United States.
Because they are considered an agricultural pest, they are illegal to own in 10 states. In 10 other states, they are legal to own with various restrictions such as having a permit or making sure their wings stay clipped. The remaining 30 states have no restrictions on owning them.