Parrots are among the tame creatures in Minecraft that can follow you on your adventures and even land on your shoulder. Find out how to tame a parrot.
Usually found flying around in jungles, the parrot is a Minecraft creature that makes the perfect companion to keep you company. So whether you’re looking to find parrots, learn the steps needed to tame them, or how to put them on your shoulder, we’ve got you covered in our parrot taming guide !
How to tame a parrot in Minecraft.
Total Time: 5 minutes
Start by getting seeds
Before you start looking for parrots in Minecraft, you need to get seeds first. These can be melon seeds, wheat seeds, pumpkin seeds or any other kind.
Find a parrot in the wild
Parrots are extremely rare to find, they have a 0.2% chance of appearing. But they can be found in jungle biomes.
Give seeds to the parrot by right-clicking on it
When you have found a parrot, just give it the seeds. Keep feeding the parrot until red hearts appear around it.
More information about taming a parrot in Minecraft
Now that you know how to tame a parrot, find out more actions to do with it :
How to breed a parrot in Minecraft ?
Parrots can’t reproduce.
How to put a parrot on your shoulder ?
Once you have tamed a parrot, you just have to walk in front of it to put it on your shoulder.
How to approach a parrot ?
As long as the parrot is not tamed, approach it slowly by crouching down so that it does not fly away.
How do you get a parrot off your shoulder ?
There are several ways to get a parrot off your shoulder : take damage, jump into the water, grab a fishing rod, sleep in a bed, put its head in the lava.
How to make a parrot dance ?
Parrots will dance near a jukebox if there is a music disc in it. Parrots even have the ability to dance when they are on a player’s shoulder.
How do you get a parrot to repeat a sound ?
Parrots mimic the sounds of nearby hostile creatures and some neutral creatures (including the hiss of creepers, for example) they have a detection range of 20 blocks. The sound produced by parrots is the same as that of the imitated creature, but at a higher level.