There are very many beautiful types of birds all over the world with unique features and characteristics. The fact is that not all birds can pets. Some birds are naturally wild and cannot be tamed to be pet while other birds can be very good pets. Here we are going to discuss the 5 most popular types of pet birds worldwide.
According to the survey that was conducted by bird talk magazine the pet bird that most people preferred was the cockatiel .This bird is very popular both amongst experienced bird owners and beginning bird owners. Most people prefer this bird because of the affection that it gives. Angel who is a first time bird owner says that cockatiel is her most preferred pet bird because the bird snuggles up to her when she is tired. The bird also whistles to her every time she passes the doorway of her dining room where the cage of the bird is located. She also says that the bird loves playing with her and also tickles with her ears. Many people who own this pet bid agree that cockatiels are very affectionate birds. Another aspect that makes a lot of people to prefer this bird is due to the fact that the pet bird is relatively inexpensive and also easy to maintain as compared to other pet birds. It eats small amount of food and it also uses a small cage.
2. African grey parrot
The survey that was conducted by bird talk magazine indicated that this is the second most preferred bird worldwide by many people. The main reason as to why this bird is so popular is due to its unique nature of intelligence, quietness and sensitivity which is attractive to many people. Jane who lives in Texas says that she prefers this bird because it is both independent and affectionate. She goes on top say that sometime the bird is able to answer her questions and it is also able to know when she is sad and it will come to her and cuddle. Another benefit as to why most people prefer this bird is because of its size. It has a great size to handle yet it is not to large.
Research indicated that this is the third most popular bird worldwide. The bird is so popular due to its affectionate and playfulness nature. Its cost of maintenance is also relatively cheap it also has a perfect size that enables it to fit almost in any home. The bird has low noise level and they also don’t damage furniture’s. Their toys are also not damaged fast.
Bird talk research indicated that this is forth most popular pet bird worldwide. Most people who own this pet bird said that the bird is loving, gentle and extremely intelligent. The bird is also able to talk although it does not have large range of vocabularies. The bird also knows verbal commands like be quiet, go to sleep and enter into your cage. Umbrella cockatoo is the most favorite and popular type of cockatoos. This pet bird is neither too small to loose nor too large to need a whole room for itself.
This is pet bird is fifth most popular pet bird because they are naturally gentle and quiet except when it is necessary to call for an alarm. For first time bird owners who want to have little more interaction with their pet bird, it is actually the most preferred. The bird can speak some few words and they are also very loyal. They are not extremely messy and they do not destroy their toys. The bird is also affectionate.