The parrots are a broad order of more than 350 birds.
Most parrots eat fruit, flowers, buds, nuts, seeds, and some small creatures such as insects.
Parrots are found in warm climates all over most of the world.
The greatest diversities exist in Australasia, Central America, and South America.
These birds have been popular companions throughout history because they are intelligent, charismatic, colorful, and musical.