Most people do not think of birds as touchy-feely animals. They are something to look at, not play with. Don’t tell that to any true bird-lover. While we don’t often associate birds with tricks it may surprise you to learn that birds can learn quite a few neat commands. One of the most popular is ‘step-up’ where the bird, you guessed it, steps on to your finger or hand. One of the easiest tricks to train your feathered friend to do you will have your own pirate parrot in no-time.