Most lovers of pets will confess the truth that for their love of bird pets, the option of having a parrot kept for this obsession will be nothing but irresistible for them. Here are some things you will need to keep tipped about these lovely creatures you seek to keep in the home for your pet needs.
Very significant about these birds is their demand for time and attention and thus be sure to be able to spare a good deal of time to attend to the parrots always. This is due to the fact that these birds are highly social and will do well in an environment where they will feel highly stimulated and physically engaged. That nevertheless is not to mean that you cannot have the pets kept under some restrictions like inside a cage, for the caging can be done with these natures and qualities of them well attended to all the same.
Parrots are as well known for being quite loud and noisy and this is yet another aspect of their natures that a potential breeder needs to bear in mind. They however vary in how loud they can actually get. The Amazons, Macaws, Cockatoos and African Grays are some of the types which are regarded for being the loudest of the parrots with the sister companions of the Pionus, and some of the Poicephalus types being known for getting relatively less loud. The budgies, lovebirds and the parrotlets are generally known for being the most quiet and least loud of the parrot and will rarely be into the screams associated with the other breeds for parrots.
You will as well be thrilled to observe the rate of intelligence that these birds will exhibit to have them compared in intelligence to the chimpanzees and dolphins. As such the birds will be receptive of trainings in doing a number of tricks and even get mimicking human sounds which proves them a real fun pet for the home life.
The other question which may get starters head-scratching is the type of items and necessities for rearing these birds in the home. Parrots alke any other creature will need to be fed on highly nutritious foods and these can verily be sourced from the vegetables at home and the commercial pellets available for the birds. Housing needs are also another factor to place in proper perspective as you think of having one of these birds at home for your pet needs. Allow for space large enough in the cages for nesting the birds which will give them room to spread their wings as wide as they would want to in order to provide the birds absolute comfort. The birds eating habits tends to get the cages often dirty and as such be ready to have the cages regularly cleaned up to rid them of filth.