|What Parakeets Need|
|Season 3, Episode 3|
|Air date||September 30, 2002|
"What Parakeets Need" is the third episode of Season 3 of Between the Lions, and episode 58 in total.
Lionel and Leona are given the responsibility of taking care of a parakeet, and Leona tries to get it to say its' name, "My name is Sweety Tweety,".
- Martha Reader and The Vowelles sweep away with the sweet double e "e" sound in the word "feet". (Versions 3 and 4) (EKA: The Good Seed)
- Missing Letter: feet (Versions 1 and 2)
- Footprints: feet, beet, beef
- What's Cooking? with Theo and Cleo: Beef in a Sheet with No Beets or Greens (Version 2) (EKA: Tweet! Tweet!)
- Fonix sings "The Double E Song" (Version 3, with remix music) (EKA: The Good Seed)
- Fun with Chicken Jane: Chicken Jane and the Bees (Versions 3 and 4) (EKA: Tweet! Tweet!)
- The Monkey Pop-Up Theater: No Sleep for Bo-Peep (Version 2) (EKA: Tweet! Tweet!)
- The Great Smartini: Beeping Sheep (Versions 1 and 2)
- Fred Says: Words with the Double E [weep, peep, beep, screech, wheeze]
- Barnaby Busterfield and the Pigeons: "Tweet, tweet!", tweeting, Sneeze!
- The Sweetest Parakeet That You'll Ever Meet
What Parakeets Need by Dr. Freeman Van Fleet and The Carrot Seed by Ruth Krauss
- This is a rare instance in Season 3 where Peter Linz performs Theo for the entire episode.