What type of pet birds are known for their affectionate natures, their mutli-colored feathers, and the unique "brushes" on the tips of their tongues? The Lories, of course! Charming, intelligent, and eye-catching, Lories have found their ways into the hearts of bird owners for many years. To find out more about Lories and their care, check out "The On-line Monograph of the Lories and Lorikeets" on Amnh.org. The article is full of information on different types of pet Lories, and provides vivid color photographs and descriptions of many of the popular sub-species.