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Dick the Mockingbird was the name of one of 's pet birds. Although presidents before him also had , Jefferson is thought to be "the first president to have a pet [that lived] in the ..." Prior to his term in the , Jefferson bought his first from a for five shillings. Birds were Jefferson’s favorite animal. During his time in the White House Jefferson wrote observations on the types of birds that he spotted in the area. In a letter to a friend he wrote, "I sincerely congratulate you on the arrival of the mockingbird. Teach all the children to venerate it as a superior being which will haunt them if any harm is done to itself or its eggs."
Jun 27, 2013 - Photo of a white finch The zebra finch and canary are the most popular birds kept by pet owners, after budgies and cockatiels
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White cockatoos are kept as pets because they can be very affectionate, bond closely with people and are valued for their beauty. They are often called "velcro birds" because they like to cuddle with people, especially their owners, or primary care-taker. Anyone not used to cockatoo behavior may find this cuddling behavior odd, as most parrots do not cuddle like the umbrella cockatoo. Although capable of imitating basic human speech, they are not considered the most able speakers among parrots. They are often used in live animal acts in zoos and amusement parks because they are naturally acrobatic and easily trained, because of their highly social nature and high level of intelligence. Cockatoos stand out from other parrot species with their dramatic crest feathers, dusty feathers, and varying shades of white, pink, gray and black. Pet cockatoos are often referred to as “velcro” birds because of their highly sociable nature and borderline obsessive need to be around the people in their lives.
Photo provided by FlickrDick the Mockingbird was the name of one of U.S. president Thomas Jefferson's pet birds. Although presidents before him also had pets, Jefferson is thought to be
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Dr. Laurie: So people frequently get the word cockatoo and cockatiel confused and these are completely different birds. Cockatoo's are big birds. They can be white. They can be salmon colored. They are very large, powdery looking birds. They live a long time. They are very social, cuddly birds. They are very attractive. Cockatiel's are wonderful in their own right. They are yellow and white and grey and they come in different patterns. You love cockatiels. I know you're a big cockatiel fan.

Sarah: I do. I have three of them, but there is a quite a difference between them and cockatoos. The biggest difference is going to be size. Cockatiels are about this size whereas a cockatoo can be about yea high. Some of them are even larger. I know the big black palm cockatoos are exceptionally large. They're also a lot louder. Cockatoos are much louder. They talk more. Cockatiels can be a little bit quieter. Their voices are a little more just squeaky and birdy and maybe only the owners, actually know what they're saying. Very, very large differences, other than the fact that they both have crests.

Dr. Laurie: Absolutely. I mean, they're both wonderful birds in their own right. So cockatoos are wonderful. They're very socially needy. They need to be out with their owners several hours a day. Cockatiels are maybe not quite as socially needy. They can occupy themselves in their cages a little longer. Certainly they need care and attention, but cockatiels and cockatoos are very, very different types of birds. So before you run out and get one, make sure you know the difference between a cockatiel and a cockatoo.Compared to other parrots commonly kept as pets, Pionus parrots are quiet, easy-going and they can be slightly standoffish. As with all parrots, the way a white-capped Pionus is raised by its human guardians makes the difference between a shy bird and a great companion. A Pionus guardian should be ready to spend a great deal of time with their bird. In a home with other louder, more demanding birds, the Pionus might not get the attention it requires.John F. Kennedy (1961-1963), our 35th president, also had an assortment of pets, including a canary named Robin and a pair of parakeets named Bluebell and Marybelle, which would have been a good fit for the Kennedy’s young children. His successor, Lyndon B. Johnson (1963-1969), our 36th president, was the last president on record as sharing his White House days with parrots. He apparently had lovebirds. do not occur in the wild. They are a hybrid of two other finch species and were first produced in China or India thousands of years ago. They are handsome little pet birds with a neat and balanced appearance. They come in many color variations from pure white to almost black. Most are mottled brown and white, and no two are exactly alike. This is part of what makes them so interesting. There is no visual difference between males and females, but only males sing.