I am a huge bird lover. I don't actually like touching them because they're full of horrible horrible diseases, but, I like to LOOK at them.
They walk weird, they have weird eyes and head movements, but, then they fly and BOOM ,super graceful. It's like looking at a dog walk. They don't bend their legs so it's really awkward, but watch them run and its poetry.
That being said, at home, there are lots of birds since I live quite a ways outside of LA. Bunnies and birds as far as the eye can see. And I usually love looking at them and sketching them:
The downside though... is that THIS happens: