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  1. Won't Stop Chewing on Aviator Harness

    Training and Bonding
    Hi everyone, I recently purchased an aviator harness for my pied cockatiel, and it fits him and he likes it, really. He doesn't like putting it on or taking it off, but once it's on he's like "ooh, new toy!" His crest will be in the content position, so he isn't scared of it, but occasionally...
  2. Aviator harness

    Cockatiel Talk
    Ok so I bought one but I'm confused. It doesn't say aviator harness on it and it seems different to the one in the instruction DVD. The buckle isn't powder coated metal it's plastic and the buckle also doesn't move freely around the birds midsection like the DVD said it would during flight. Is...
  3. Tiel won't let me handle her wings, tips?

    Training and Bonding
    Tiel wing handling problem... tips? I've been working with Luna for a couple of months. I've gotten her to the point where she'll step up, loves cuddling and scritches. I can touch her back (though I rarely do because I've read that can cause hormonal changes) She even lets me put hats on her...
  4. Starting harness training -- Advice please!

    Cockatiel Talk
    So, I've brought my little bird home & she seems very well settled in! She loves being petted and handled and makes no fuss about being upside down, having her wings, feet lifted etc. So, I've decided to go ahead with my original planning of buying a harness. A couple of people on here...
  5. How to give my cockatiel more exercise?

    Cockatiel Talk
    My younger brother just got a budgie last Monday and I've noticed he is very active because he likes to climb all around is cage to play with toys and he flies a lot in the house. As soon as I saw this, I started to compare my cockatiel and realized that my 'tiel barely gets exercise. He doesn't...