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Rita A. (RitaPita)

Joined 5 years ago from Northern California




I'm a retired executive secretary. I am married with two grown daughters and four grandsons. I've always enjoyed writing, reading, music, art, and movies. I'm very fond of cats and now have a 17 year old cat named Regina. I grew up with parakeets and had them off and on during my life. I've been a Type 1 diabetic for over 50 years and would eventually like to share my experiences growing up with the disorder. I look forward to writing more on Hubpages.

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  • How to Train a Parakeet

    How to Train a Parakeet

    5 years ago

    Parakeet means "little parot." They originally came from Australia. At first, parakeets were basically one color -- a drab dark green. But with careful breeding, parakeets are available in all sorts of colors. You can...