He has always been a silly kid, always posing some silly way.
At first glance it looks like he's angry, He actually couldn't see well for the sun hitting him in the eyes. He's like "Mom can you hurry and take the picture I can't even see you" lol
The difference in taking your bird somewhere versus taking your dogs is that you don't have to pick up the poop because it's usually on your back haha. Gotta love it.