Pictures of Lovebirds and Love Bird Gifts
Love Bird Pictures and Gifts
Lovebirds, both the avian variety, and the human kind, are synonymous with occasions connected with romance - from puppy love, to golden anniversaries.
True lovebirds are smaller parrot type birds, native mostly to Africa, and are popular with breeders and bird lovers. Masked Lovebirds, like the dark-headed ones in the photo to the left, are one of the more popular species of avian lovebirds. (You'll find some other love bird pictures on this page.)
Humans who are not terribly reserved about showing affection in public are also sometimes called love birds.
Lovebird themed items are just perfect many times of the year. For example, Lovebird decorations are beautiful on Christmas Trees, Lovebirds make beautiful themes for weddings, and, of course, they are a natural for Valentine's Day. So, here are some pictures of lovebirds, and love bird gifts - lovebird themed gifts for lovers of lovebirds, and love bird gifts for human love birds, , too.
Be sure to see the precious little lovebird singing herself to sleep. So sweet~
Enjoy These Pictures of Lovebirds
Lovebirds ... some have feathers, like the one above, and some don't. Those that don't just tend to act "lovey-dovey." But, both are commonly referred to as "lovebirds."
Here are some pictures - posters and prints on canvas - of both kinds. See which poster takes your fancy.
These pictures of Lovebirds make nice wall art. Have a look at them, and then vote for your favorite.
Two of them - "Rainbow Love" and "Love on a Moon Swing" tied for first place in a previous vote. It will be fun to see how they stack up against four new contenders.
Some of the pictures that follow are of posters or prints that are available on line at Zazzle and AllPosters. To check out available sizes and other options, including media, matting, and framing any of them, just click on the link just below the image.
Lovebirds in Tanzania
Pair of Peach-Faced Lovebirds
Rainbow Love (previous winner)
Two Lovebirds on a Branch
Love on a Moon Swing (previous winner)
VOTE for Your Favorite Lovebird Picture
Which of the above posters or prints of love birds do you like best? Is there one you can see on your wall?
Be careful! There are a few in this list with quite similar names. The voting list is in the same order as the pictures in shown above, including the very first one, called Lillian's Lovebird. Maybe that will help.
Vote for Your Favorite Lovebird Picture
Which of the above pictures do you like best?
The Nine Species of Lovebirds - and Where They Come From
The Peach-fronted Lovebird, seen above, courtesy of www.Parrot-Bird.com, is very popular as a pet bird.
The Nine Species of Love Birds are:
- The Abyssinian Lovebird, or Black-winged Lovebird.
- The Black-checked Lovebird
- The Fischer's Lovebird.
- The Madagascar Lovebird.
- The Masked Lovebird .
- The Nyasa Lovebird
- The Peach-faced Lovebird
- The Red-faced Lovebird
- The Swindern's Lovebird
Eight of the nine species of Lovebirds are native to various parts of Africa. The exception is the Madagascar Lovebird, which is, as the name implies, native to the island of Madagascar.
Gift Ideas for Special Occasions - Pretty Bird Themed Gifts
What would a lady who likes lovebirds appreciate for a birthday, anniversary, or other special day? A beautiful love bird trinket box would be a lovely choice, or perhaps a lovebird fountain for your den, patio or lanai.
Singing Herself to Sleep - This will bring a smile to your face!
Here's a great visual example of why some people become so very fond of these precious little creatures. Who could resist falling for such endearing behaviour as that exhibited by this adorable, and very sleepy little cutie?
Beautiful Lovebird Jewelry - Jewelry is an Ideal Gift for a Special Occasion
What special occasion might be coming up for someone you know who would love to have a token of your affection? Maybe it's a birthday or an anniversary. Maybe there's reason to congratulate someone you love on a special achievement. Or, maybe you'd just like to celebrate your relationship.
Sandhill Cranes mate for life.
Does that mean they
are true love birds?
What is a Lovebird?
Definitions of Both Kinds
A small parrot from Africa or Madagascar, who are noted for strong pair bonding, apparent shows of affection, and sitting side by side for long periods of time. They are very popular as pets, and there are quite a number of clubs around the world specifically for those who keep and care for them. Some of these societies are even dedicated to afficianados of oone particular type.
Example Species: Peach-fronted Lovebirds, Masked Lovebirds, Fischers Lovebirds.
In humans, the term usually refers to a couple in a romantic relationship who are often observed exhibiting affectionate behavior towards one another, especially in public places.
Example Sepcies: Honeymooners, Newlyweds.
Add a Love-Dovey Touch to Your Décor - Bid on Some Lovebird Ornaments Today
My mom always had some beautiful glass lovebirds on her Christmas tree. And she always had one clipped onto the branch of a large houseplant all year round!
See what lovebird decorations are being offered on eBay today
For Human Love Birds
Human Love Birds
Are You a Lovebird?
There are over 6,000 weddings each day in the United States
Lovebird Wedding Theme
Couples, especially the bride, often spend a lot of time deciding on a theme for their wedding.
Some of the most popular wedding themes today include
- Fairy Tale
However, lovebirds are a natural theme. After all, aren't engaged couples lovebirds?
White doves are sometimes referred to as love doves, so, they could be used, too.
For the do it yourself bride, decorations and accessories with the pretty little creatures on them are not that hard to come by. To test that out, just go to zxasxzle and search their invitations category usisng the key word lovebirds, and see what you find. You'll see ssave the date cards. shower and weding invitations, even thank you cards with love bird graphics on them.
Other things are available on Zazzle, like the cake topper shown below. (There are other styles, too.)