Parakeets didn't get to be the world's most popular companion birds by accident. They are friendly, intelligent, clownish birds who sing and talk, offering keepers both beauty and entertainment. Relatively easy to care for and tame, they are also a popular choice for beginners. If you want to introduce this graceful little bird to your home, this book will provide all the information you'll need to keep your pet healthy and happy throughout his lifetime, including expert advice on all aspects of proper housing, nutrition, health care, and training. This book will make your bird-keeping experience even more enjoyable and interesting. Useful tip boxes in each chapter show every member of the household how to make the most out of caring for a Parakeet. 112 pages, hardcover.