Q: do you get haircuts. — Tiya, 7, Indiana
Paco: Dear Tiya, Paco doesn’t get haircuts (Paco doesn’t have hair!). Sometimes
Paco loses some feathers so that new, beautiful ones can grow in. The new ones are so pretty! SQUAAAWK!
Q: Do you hate the smell of wet dog? — Owais, 10, Indiana
Paco: Dear Owais, Who doesn’t?!?! Wet dog? Yiiiiiiiiick! SQUAAAAAWK!
Q: hi paco you are so fun, but my question is where are you from?
— zahilys, 11, PUERTO RICO
Paco: Dear Zahilys, Thank you! Paco thinks you probably are a lot of fun too! SQUAAAAWK! Paco
was born in Mexico and lived there as a little baby parrot. SQUAAAAWK! Then Paco went to the United States
with Abuela and came to live with the Santos family. Paco loves Maya and Miguel and the rest of the Santos
Q: Paco do you have friends that are parrots? — Katia, 11, United States
Paco: Paco has a good parrot friend named Min who lives with Maya and Miguel’s teacher,
Mr. Nguyen. Sometimes Min spends the day with Paco, while Mr. Nguyen, Maya and Miguel are in school.
Min is a pretty bird, and we have lots of fun playing together! SQUAAAWK!
Q: Do you like to play with other animals like cats, dogs, horses, crocodiles, and fish? — Graciela,
9, The United States
Paco: Dear Graciela, Paco loves to play with other animals in the neighborhood and at the pet
store… except cats! SQUAAAAWK! Paco is afraid of cats!
Q: Paco do you like being a parrot? Or would you like to be a person? — Valeria, 12, another
Paco: Dear Valeria, Paco looooooves being a parrot! SQUAAAAWK! Parrots have beautiful colored
feathers, and they can talk, sing and fly. People are great too, but parrots are the best!