Animal-World’s Featured Pet of the Week: The Parakeet

February 5, 2012 by  
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Tweet Animal-World’s Featured Pet for this week is: The Parakeet! Most likely, you or someone you know has owned a parakeet! They are one of the more popular of the smaller birds, for many reasons. They can learn to talk and whistle, have a shorter lifespan than many of the larger parrots, and are relatively […]

Parakeets – Bird Guides

September 10, 2011 by  
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Parakeets – Bird Guides "Does your parakeet look like the one in the picture? If not, you may be asking "What the heck is a Parakeet?"… Find out here! Parakeets make great pets – they are small, friendly, playful, and outgoing! Parakeets are members of the parrot family. Their name actually means “long tail.” They […]

Caring For Your Parakeet

August 2, 2011 by  
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Because parakeets are friendly, relatively easy to keep, and inexpensive, they are a popular choice for new and experienced bird owners alike. While they are easy to keep, there are a number of important points to remember when caring for your pet parakeet. Parakeets are very intelligent and social birds. They need to have direct […]