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  1. Question about Dyeing Baby Birds Feathers

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hi there! I have three 4 week old baby birds. Two of them look identical to their dad, and since we are giving them away when they are old enough, we want to MAKE SURE that we know who is who! I was thinking of marking them by making some vegetable dye and putting a dab of it on their tail...
  2. Too young to potty train?

    Training and Bonding
    I got Vivi, my Cockatiel, at seven weeks old, he is now three months. The breeder who raised him did not handle him much, sadly, and he never learned to fly despite fledging at 4 weeks or so like most 'tiels, so the first thing he did out of the cage is bite my mother and fly out of control...
  3. Brooder

    Cockatiel Breeding
    Alright so I'm looking into building a brooder since my birds have successfully hatched some of their eggs, and are looking at a clutch of 8. I'm just wondering how I should go about making one. So far I have a 50cm long fish tank, and I've ordered in a heat mat. What I want to know is, what...
  4. Undigested seeds in babies' droppings???

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Hi I have just opened a thread in the pictures section about our 5 babies Well I was glad others said my babies look very healthy but just right now I have found droppings in the nest with undigested seeds in them. Its color is...