Green cheeks have BIG personalities, especially for such small birds, smart and interactive. Cuddliness: Conures in general tend to be very cuddly, Most green cheeks just adore having their heads and necks rubbed; many also like to be petted all over and some will allow you to do things like flip them over on their backs and rub their tummies. Playfulness: Green cheeks do love to play! Toys can be store-bought, or home-made, and they can also be things that I bet you never thought were toys at all! Green cheeks like to chew, they like to climb on and hang from things, and some like to climb into and explore things, such as boxes, paper bags, or your sleeve! Curiosity: Green cheeks can be very outgoing and curious. A well socialized green cheeks is afraid of almost nothing, and will love to go anywhere and do anything with you. Many love meeting new people! Intelligence: Green cheeks have their share of it! They may be a little less intelligent than the really large parrots, and of course it depends a lot on the individual, but most will hold their own with any of the mid-sized or medium-large parrots. They are also, like most parrots, pretty high in "obedience intelligence," and can be taught simple tricks pretty easily and more complicated tricks with some work.