Scientific Name: Serinus canaria domesticus
Description: Named after its beautiful plumage, the Red Factor Canary is one of the most popular canaries. It is active and lively, enjoyed by both those who wish to keep a pet canary as well as those who specialize in showing. A delightful entertaining little bird, it is hardy and very easy to keep. A nice well built bird, the Red Factor Canary will reach about 5 1/2 (14 cm) inches in length. These canaries are bred to show and there are many versions of this canary today.