It’s Time We Tweeted About Pet Birds 

Colorful Parakeet

Bird are very different to us from an evolutionary perspective. Unlike cats or dogs, both of which are mammals, the bird evolutionary tree separated off hundreds of millions of years ago, yet we’ve been living beside these creatures ever since. … Continue reading

Top 5 Poisonous Pets 

Common Quail. Photo by Guérin Nicolas. License: CC-BY-SA-3.0.

A look into five of the most poisonous pets a person can possess! Remember, there’s a difference between poison and venom. Venomous creatures will inject their venom into other organisms using fangs or a stinger or other special appendages. Continue reading

Mysterious Designs 

Nazca-Colibri

The Nazca lines have grabbed the curiosity of many people for their enigmatic origin. One of the designs consists of a hummingbird, a very beautiful species of birds. Hummingbirds are also absolutely unique: they can flip their wings up to … Continue reading

Cute Parrot 

Rose-ringed Parakeet

This cute parrot sitting on a wire is from the Psittacula krameri species, also known as Rose-ringed Parakeet.