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  1. space heater question / temperature question

    Cockatiel Talk
    I'll try to make this as concise as I can: my furnace went out, it's likely going to be days (to a week) until it will be repaired. It's going to be in the low 30s this week overnights. I have a tiel :wf lutino:, and I want her to be warm at night. So, I bought a ceramic lasko heater because I...
  2. Cage Size

    Cockatiel Talk
    I'm buying a cage now for my bird, pirate, who we'll be taking home in a couple weeks. Is this a good cage size? Size: 31"(W) X 20"(W) X 53"(H)
  3. Sick bird, not sure how worried I should be?

    Your Cockatiels Health
    I went on vacation about 2 weeks ago and Miso has bad separation anxiety. She's close to my mom and dad, but she's the closest with me. My mom said as soon as I left she wasn't herself and wasn't eating as much, and mostly just stared at the front door waiting for me to get back and would...
  4. Bird crazy

    Hello everyone! Just thought i would introduce myself and my birds. I personally live in Scotland with my girlfriend who is also a bird fanatic. We currently have 2 cockatiels, 2 budgies and a Kakariki. Most of our birds are tame and come out of the cage on a regular basis (Budgies come out but...
  5. 2nd Cockatiel, male or female?

    Cockatiel Talk
    75% sure I'll be getting a 2nd cockatiel later this year so I'm currently considering whether I should get another female or a male. The only thing that would sway my decision is that getting a female means no birdy babies, is there any way to have a male and female cockatiel together (possibly...
  6. Bird Bunkers and Baby Cockatiels!

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hello to all! I and my boyfriend are almost cockatiel parents to Cheerio and Chacci, who are almost 7 weeks old now and still being taken care of by the breeder. We are in the process of accumulating all their toys and will set everything up in the big cage as soon as it gets here. :) :) Very...
  7. Bunch of tally photos!

    Cockatiel Pictures
    eating my teeth, well trying Tally says thanks for lookin! :cinnamon:
  8. When does a cockatiel has it's first moult?

    Cockatiel Talk
    I would just like to know when does a cockatiel moults? Does it moult all at once? Maybe, maybe not... Please answer! I'm quite new to cockatiels! Mine is a white-face cockatiel called Peeka :) I got him/her from the bird shop :) He/she is only 14 weeks (3 months) and he/she has the same...
  9. Do you cover your cockatiel's cage?

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hey, do YOU cover your bird's cage at night? Or not? I would love to hear your thoughts and opinions! :)
  10. Help! How to get a cockatiel to take a bath when he hates it?

    Cockatiel Talk
    HELLP!! I want to bathe my cockatiel, but he HATES it. Literally. Once I try he just gets all cross and upset and doesn't want to play with me for the next five minutes. I have tried EVERYTHING! I've tried the sink, but it just gets frightened and flies away. Spray, he thinks I'm scolding him...
  11. HELP! white-face cinnamon cockatiel male or female?

    Cockatiel Talk
    Help! Is my white-face cinnamon cockatiel a male or female? His name is Peeka. He is 14 weeks old. (about 3 months) I don't know how to tell the difference between a male and female for white-face cinnamon cockatiels. Please help! I've seen him bring his wings out and make a heart shape but I...
  12. Gah. HELP!

    Cockatiel Breeding
    Hi, I am currently attempting to breed my 2 cockatiels, Peano and Sunny. They were doing everything well until about a week before hatching when they stopped sitting on the eggs, and then started mating again. The second time they did exactly the same thing. The cockatiels cage joins onto the...
  13. Help!

    Other Pets
    :confused:so i had an account on here but havn'e been on for a while and forgot my username and password ha........ so anyway i need help! i have a baby sparrow in m care at the moment bc its parents had go tkilled. it is only a few days old and it is drinking from a baby sryinge thing but i...