The Alexandrine Parrot / Alexandrine Parakeet

The Alexandrine Parrot / Alexandrine Parakeet An intelligent and playful friend 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, [...]

The African Grey Parrot

The African Grey Parrot The most intelligent and talkative pet bird 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 [...]

The Best Small Bird Cages

The Best Small Bird Cages For Cockatiels, Lovebirds, Small Parakeets, and Parrotlets Your small pet birds need certain types of small bird cages. There is no one-size-fits-all when it comes to your bird's cage. Your bird's cage is his castle and where he will be spending most of his time. So, it's important that you [...]

Amazon Parrot Species Information

Amazon Parrot Species Information 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 [...]

The Bare Eyed Cockatoo

The Bare Eyed Cockatoo A fun and independent friend 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 [...]

Blue and Gold Macaws

Blue and Gold Macaws 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 personalities [...]

The Blue-Eyed Cockatoo

The Blue-Eyed Cockatoo A rare, but wonderful friend 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 [...]

Canary Bird Information

Canary Bird Information A beautiful and independent friend The Canary bird is set aside from other pet birds because of their beautiful singing ability. Canaries are known for their beauty and their song and have been kept as pets since the 1400s. They are not companion birds and are better admired from afar, but this [...]

The Congo African Grey Parrot

The Congo African Grey Parrot The most popular and intelligent parrot The Congo African Grey parrot is the most common African Grey pet. And the African Grey parrot is the most talkative and intelligent of all parrots. African Grey parrots make excellent pets and can learn to speak a very large vocabulary. They can even [...]

Conure not stepping up

Conure not stepping up by Aimee (New South Wales ) Hi, For Christmas I adopted a young green cheeked conure, that was not hand reared and was in a small cage with lots of other birds. I had been thinking about getting a conure and thought I would rescue this bird and try to train [...]