Finch Directory

The Finch directory on Vinkie.co.za is an easy way to find the right finch for your cage or aviary.   These are some of the more common finches kept in South Africa with details about their appearance, ideal habitat, nutrition and other pertinent information to ensure that you adequately care for your finch population. Choose carefully as some of these finches may be invoke some aggression in a settles finch community.

Click on the links below to view details for each of the features finches

Species

African Silverbill

African Silverbill

Bengalese Finch

Bengalese Finch

Bicheno Finch

Bechino Finch

Cut-throat Finch

Cut-throat Finch

Diamond Sparrow

Diamond Sparrow

Gouldian Male

Gouldian Male

Grass Finches

Grass Finches

Red-eared-Finch

Red-eared-Finch

Spice Finch

Star Finch

Star Finch

White Zebra Finch

White mutation of the common Zebra Finch

If you would like to find out more about keeping finches, go to our section Keeping Finches. The section will tell you more about breeding and rearing and interesting facts about candling of eggs.