Which bird should I keep as a pet?
Budgerigar. Enjoying popularity around the world, budgies (also known as parakeets) are some of the best pet birds for good reason. When properly tamed and cared for, these birds can be extraordinarily friendly and affectionate.
What kind of parrots make the best pets?
Top 10 Bird Species Make Fantastic Pets
- 1- Hyacinth Macaws. As the largest parrots on earth, these birds are also called gentle giants.
- 2- Cockatoos.
- 3- Budgies.
- 4- Love birds.
- 5- Parrotlets.
- 6- Canaries.
- 7- Cockatiels.
- 8- Finches.
What is the cleanest pet bird?
Do pet birds smell?
There is no illness that causes a bird’s body to smell bad, and a healthy bird’s dropping will have no odor to them either. However, odor from the droppings of an ill bird might carry a detectable odor.
Do birds love their owners?
Sadly, many people who have birds do not give them the time and interaction needed, or mistreat the bird altogether. These birds do not love their owners, just liked a cat or dog would if mistreated. Yes, some pet birds become very attached to their people. My main experience is with various parrots.