Remember having parakeets growing up. They and parrots have always been part of the family. Currently have a Green cheeked conure who is just a joy to play with. As another pinner stated, it is "a privilege" to be friends with an animal.
Calliope Hummingbird is the smallest bird in North America north of Mexico, the Calliope Hummingbird inhabits mountain areas of the northwestern United States. It is the smallest long-distance avian migrant in the world, spending its winters in Mexico.