Parrotlets

Parrotlets are exactly as their names describe…They have a parrot-sized personality in a lovebird-sized package. These birds are the smallest parrots kept as pets and they have about the same size personality as an Amazon. However, unlike Amazons, these birds are great for first-time owners. They are entertaining and playful, and they can even learn…

Parakeets

Generally speaking, Parakeets are a group of small to medium sized pet birds that have long tail feathers. Because the term is so general, it refers to a wide range of birds with different sizes, looks, and personalities. One of the best known in the U.S. is the Budgerigar (Budgie). The different types of these…

Lovebirds

Lovebirds are very popular pets and are a good for first-time bird owners. These birds are great pets for older children but may be a bit too nippy for younger children. They are quiet birds, so they can live in an apartment with you. They can also be friendly with all members of your family…

Finches

Finches are small, energetic birds that are best admired from afar. These birds are known for their beauty and some are able to sing. They are well suited for aviaries and flights, but a pair can be kept together in a cage. They are not meant to be alone, so you should own at least…

Canary

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 doesn’t make them any less of a great…