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Parrot As A Pet! Not A Bad Idea At All

  • Post By: DDivya Bharti
  • 14 Sep 2016
Parrot As A Pet!

If you are looking to adopt a bird, keeping a parrot as companion is not a bad idea at all. Parrots can be the best amazing companions you can ever have as they are highly minded, tricky and talkative creatures like us human beings.  

So if you really eager to buy a parrot, please read on to know all sides of a parrot.

Parrots are species

Parrots are quite different from all other pets like dog, cat and rabbits. But do you know parrots are species not breed like other pets. Parrots come in 402 species in the world, with different body language and different genera. So you can easily buy a parrot of your choice, colour and genera.

Parrots are loud and messy

It is a myth that has been created by earlier generations that parrots are wild, loud and messy many a times. It depends on the person and training given to the pet. Screaming is something that usually people teach to their parrot for getting any one’s attention. Instead of screaming one should teach an acceptable noise gesture for calling someone.

Do parrots bite?

Yes, Parrots do bite but in a very rare case. Parrots follow the biting action especially in the case when they feel some sort of threat from you or when they are disturbed in some sense. In case you observe your pet is annoyed or upset then, do not try to pinch them at all. Try to teach them the friendly attitude skipping all signs of aggression and anger.

Parrots need good interaction

It is not enough to leave a parrot in its cage with its own belonging. A parrot always demands for a good interactive environment for living. Parrot have an active mind which can be used by you as a part of investigation process. As you all know parrot are good copycat so in that case train your parrot in a way that they learn good habits in order to develop a friendly behavior.

What parrots eat

Parrot diet contains a lot of dark coloured fruits and vegetables which are full of nutrients, vitamins and proteins like pineapple, berries, orange, mangoes, banana, plum, apples in fruits and carrots, beets, spinach, mustard, broccoli, cauliflower, peppers, corn in vegetables.

Parrots’ Illness

The parrots are good enough in hiding their illness. Generally parrots does not show any sign of illness unless they are extremely sick. So if you are a parrot owner, you need to be very careful and attentive in catching the signs of illness