You may be considering buying or adopting a parrot. Maybe you are attracted to the idea of having a pet that can talk, or are interested in having a beautifully colored bird in your home. Sharing your life with a parrot can be an extremely rewarding experience.
But it does come with challenges that you need to be prepared for before you make the commitment to actually get a parrot. Many birds are given up to parrot rescue because well-intentioned, prospective owners did not understand what owning one of these incredible creates entails.
This article intends to serve as a guide to help you determine if a parrot is the right kind of pet for you. We will look at a number of issues that need your serious consideration before you get a bird. After determining that you are going to go ahead and obtain a parrot, we will examine some specific types of birds and issues related to living in harmony with your avian companion. We will attempt to help you make a good choice as to which kind of bird will be best for you. [Read more…] about Owning A Parrot: How to Take Care Of A Parrot, A Quick Start Guide