Range and habitat: The Grey-winged trumpeter is native to the Amazon
basin of South America, southeast Venezuela and Guiana.
Natural diet: Grey-winged trumpeters feed on vegetable matter
Size / weight range: This bird grows to be 17 to 24 inches in
length and weighs a little over 2 pounds.
Interesting facts: The Grey-winged trumpeter travels in flocks
of 50 or more. Because of the ease by which these birds can be tamed.
they are commonly kept as pets. Grey-winged trumpters are also effective
as sentinels because of their loud and unmistakable “trumpeting” call.
They rarely fly and will choose to run from a predator.