Quick Answer: What Is The Best Pet Bird?

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What is the easiest bird to take care of?

Now that you understand about bird cages and diet, here are three great recommendations for “starter” birds.

  • Finch. Finches are great, inexpensive and easy to care for, though it is best to get them in pairs, as they enjoy feathery companions.
  • Canary. The canary has long since been phased out of the coal mine.
  • Budgerigar.

What is the most quiet pet bird?

Here’s a list of the top five quiet pet birds that most likely won’t bother anyone with their songs.

  1. Cockatiels. Cockatiels are a fairly popular parrot species that tend to be quieter than most of their other parrot relatives.
  2. Parakeets and Budgies.
  3. Canaries.
  4. Senegal Parrots.
  5. Pacific Parrotlets.

What is the best small pet bird?

Top 5 Small Pet Birds

  • Cockatiels. Wang LiQiang/Shutterstock.com. Cockatiels are one of the most popular pet birds in America.
  • Parakeets (Budgerigars) Vyaseleva Elena/Shutterstock.com.
  • Canaries. Hermansyah28/Shutterstock.com.
  • Finches. Wang LiQiang/Shutterstock.com.
  • Green-Cheeked Conures. Ery Azmeer/Shutterstock.com.

What is the most cuddly pet bird?

Lavish certain types of birds with attention and you could have a cuddly companion for many years.

  1. Cockatoos. Cockatoos, with their fancy mohawk hairdos, are generally considered the most affectionate pet birds.
  2. Cockatiels.
  3. Conures.
  4. Green Wing Macaw.

Do birds like to be touched?

Unlike most pets, it’s generally agreed that birds prefer being petted against the natural direction of their feathers, rather than from the head towards the tail. This is good to keep in mind. Gradually shift your touch to the sides of the bird’s head. Birds also tend to enjoy being petted around their ears.