The sun conure is exceptionally affectionate and cuddly and will be intensely loyal to a gentle owner. This is a good family bird and will not “turn” on family members if they are kind and attentive to the bird. Sun conures are suitable for beginners as long as you have enough space and time to raise them. If you live alone and work a lot, you may want to consider another pet other than a sun conure. Still, if you can manage to do it, a sun conure is an excellent option for beginners for countless reasons. The sun conure is extremely affectionate and cuddly and will be deeply loyal to a gentle owner. This is a good family bird and will not “turn” on family members if they are kind and attentive to the bird.
White Bellied Caiques are playful, comical little birds that enjoy activities and the opportunity to explore. Always on the move, they're one of the most energetic parrots and quite curious and mischievous. As pets, White Bellied Caiques usually do well alone or in pairs, but be careful not to cage a White Bellied Caiques with another species. If you have plenty of time and energy to devote to a pet, the White Bellied Caiques may be right for you! These playful little birds are among the most beautiful of the parrot family. If you can devote enough of your time to a Caique, you will be well rewarded.
Affectionate but somewhat mischievous, the Yellow-collared macaw has a reputation for being an intelligent and resourceful little parrot. Although some are one-person birds, most Yellow-collared macaws make lovely family pets. But, of course, it helps when a bird is socialized young. They are generally friendly by nature.