There are lots of different types of birds, and all sorts can make wonderful pets. Many birds enjoy close contact, which makes many of them nice, social and sometimes cuddly friends. Some just love to talk or sing to you, giving you friendship and relaxation. A lot of parrots will enjoy sharing meals with you, napping with you, and even showering with you. Pet birds love to interact with their human companions.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   In spite of their attractive appearance and good nature, learning how to take care of a pet bird does take a little bit of work and some common sense. Bird care starts with the same basic approach for all types of birds. They all need a bird cage with one or more perches, and bird feeders to accommodate their appropriate food and/or bird seed. Bird care however, can be a trickier business than caring for other types of domestic pets. Why? Because different types of birds have unique needs. Bird care needs to be tailored to each type of pet bird for its health and well-being.  Navigate through a few of the links below for some great tips on Avian care and your birds health.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  http://animal-world.com/encyclo/birds/birds.htm                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            http://www.aspca.org/pet-care/small-pet-care/general-bird-care                                                                                                                                                                                                                    http://www.aspca.org/pet-care/small-pet-care/top-10-nutrition-tips-birds                                                                                                                                                                                                        http://www.aspca.org/pet-care/small-pet-care/veterinary-care-your-bird