A Tiny Wee Heart

I've always loved birds. When I was a kid I had budgies. Of course I didn't really know how to take care of them and they lived, but I didn't love them. Until high school. My dad bought me a blue and white budgie for Christmas and it was love at first sight. There is…

I like my bird…

Being a pet owner has its privileges. I get to be a part of their little intimate lives. It's an honour, especially in the case of my little gal, Dora. She's a parrotlet, a tiny Amazon parrot. According to Wikipedia: Parrotlets are a group of the smallest New World parrot species, comprising several genera, namely Forpus, Nannopsittaca, and Touit.…