You can make all kinds and sizes of birds by following these rules as a basis. Five pipe cleaners are needed for this bird.
Bend a pipecleaner in half to form legs.
Shape one to form the body. 1 ? inches from tip of tail attach legs by looping twice over tightly.
1 and a half inches from tip of break attach a pipe cleaner with loop, and twist it in pinwheel manner to form head.
Use 2 pipe cleaners to make torso. Start at bottom of neck and roll around body loosely – first with one pipe cleaner, then continue with the second up to one inch from end of tail.