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30 Reasons Parrots Make Amazing Pets

Besides the fact that they can talk here are 30 reasons parrots make amazingly fun, goofy and sweet pets.

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1. They Love Reading the Newspaper

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Or playing in it...same thing.

2. They Can Skateboard

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On a parrot sized skateboard of course.

3. They Look Great Doing the Slow Run

4. They Handle Jealousy Well

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Ok maybe not.

5. They Can Tuck Themselves In

6. They'll Open Your Beer For You

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Or any other carbonated beverage.

7. They're Great Caretakers

8. They Can Play Dead

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Handy in the case of a zombie apocalypse.

9. They Love Scratches

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Through the bars or not.

10. They Know How to Stay In Shape

View this video on YouTube

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11. They've Got Moves

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And know how to take advantage of them.

12. They're Creative About Modes of Transportation

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Clipped wings? No problem I'll hop on the turtle train.

13. They Can Play Basketball

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Provided they have all the equipment.

14. No Need for A Special Brush

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They are happy to have their feathers groomed with a toothbrush.

15. They Look Great in Groups

16. They Have An Excellent Sense of Balance

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Even on moving items.

17. They Are Adorably Curious

18. They Understand Classical Music Sucks

19. They Find Mirrors Endlessly Entertaining

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No need for expensive toys just give 'em a mirror and they'll be entertained.

20. They Love to Play Dress Up

Yee haw
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Yee haw

21. They're Movers and Shakers

22. They'll Go To Battle For You

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As long as its a pint-sized attacker and they have their battle ax of course.

23. They Get Along Well with Their Toys

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Bonus points if its a little stuffed birdie.

24. They Love Jumping on the Bed

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Ever dreamed of having a pet to jump on the bed with?

25. And Head Massages

26. They Really Do Like Cats

27. They'll Even Entertain Him For You

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Note we do not recommend introducing birds to cats unless its in supervised conditions.

28. They Love Intra-Species Bonding

29. They Are Amazing Dancers

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30. They Can Fly

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C'mon what other pet can do something as cool as flying?!

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