What is the best pet bird for you? Quiz

Want a pet bird? There are so many to choose from! Choosing the best pet bird is very important when it comes to both you and your new bird’s ultimate happiness and well-being. Mismatched birds and owners land many parrots in bird rescues around the world. To help you not add to the already out-of-hand […]

All About Macaw Parrots

Macaws are intelligent and strong-willed friends The Macaw is the largest of the pet birds and is a very popular pet. These birds are very intelligent and can learn to talk and learn tricks very easily. You can teach them to wave, play dead, dance, and even somersault. They also love to chew, so you […]

The Alexandrine Parrot / Alexandrine Parakeet

Alexandrines are intelligent and playful friends The Alexandrine Parrot is a very popular pet bird that was named after Alexander the Great. They are known as the “gentle birds with large beaks.” Not only are they beautiful, they were also considered prized possessions for royalty in Europe. They are playful, energetic, independent, and can also […]

The African Grey Parrot

African Greys are the most intelligent and talkative pet birds The African Grey Parrot is probably the most popular pet bird and is known to be the most intelligent and the most talkative of the parrot family. African Greys are excellent companions and will keep you on your toes. Not only can Greys learn a […]

The Many Types of Pet Birds

The Many Types of Pet Birds The wonderful thing about birds is that all types of pet birds have their own personalities, traits, and characteristics. Basically, if you’re interested in having a pet bird, there is a perfect bird out there for you! The pet birds below have been organized by size. This may help […]

The Many Types of Parrots

The Many Types of Parrots Unlike other types of pet birds, parrots have: Strong curved bills An upright stance Clawed feet with two toes pointing forward and two toes pointing backward The ability to learn to mimic human speech and other sounds If you are looking for a bird that likes to be handled and […]

The Clownish Amazon Parrot

Amazons are an independent and talented friend The Amazon parrot is an independent, playful bird that will always keep you entertained with its excellent talking and singing abilities. Someone once said (we’re not sure who) that, “If African Greys are the college intellectuals, then Amazons are the class clowns!” We completely agree. Amazons can vary […]

The Bare Eyed Cockatoo

Bare-Eyed Cockatoos are fun and independent friends The Bare Eyed Cockatoo is often overlooked because of its appearance, but this fascinating species is fun, comical, and more independent than some other Cockatoo species. They are content to play on their own and are less likely to become overly demanding than some of the other Cockatoos, […]

Blue and Gold Macaws

Blue and Gold Macaws are intelligent and affectionate friends Blue and Gold Macaws are probably the most popular large Macaws kept as pets. Blue and Golds are said to be more sociable, calm, and friendly on average than some of the other Macaws. Blue and Gold Macaws are known to have one of the best […]

The Blue-Eyed Cockatoo

Blue-Eyed Cockatoos are rare, but wonderful friends The Blue-Eyed Cockatoo is extremely rare, but is known to be one of the friendliest and most playful of the Cockatoos. However, just like any Cockatoo, they are also very needy. If you own a Cockatoo, then you know why they are called the “love sponges” of the […]