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  1. First big scare- Blood feather

    Your Cockatiels Health
    No matter how much research and preparing for if this situation ever occurred, I can't explain just how terrified I was to see the blood coming from under my baby's wing. Got my mum on the phone to the vets while i'm crying but trying to check what was going on. There is only one avian vet...
  2. blood feathers fell out overnight

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    when I woke up this morning I noticed a few feathers in the bottom of Bowie's cage. then I noticed specks of blood on some of the bars and on the wall behind the cage. I picked up the feathers and both seem to be blood feathers, one has just fallen out and one seems to have been broken. Bowie is...
  3. Nose Injury

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    My 15-year-old cockatiel, Buddy, has this awful habit of flying into walls and windows, even if I keep the blinds closed... And YES his wings are definitely clipped, but he still manages to go and smack into things... I don't want to keep him caged all the time though, I like him to have his...
  4. Parents preening chicks too soon? Also maybe overfeeding them?

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    It appears my first time papa is starting to pluck his two babies pin feathers a bit too soon. The feathers don't look long enough to be preened yet, and some of them have a tiny amount of blood on the tips. He started doing this today and there are maybe 10 feathers on one babies head/crest...
  5. Bloody Necks and Fighting...Please Help

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    I have a male and female - they are about one year and I have had them for about 2 months. They bicker and nip at each other occasionally, but I've considered this normal behavior. I noticed this morning, though, that they have what appears to be dried blood around both their necks. This is the...
  6. Help me on this precarious situation...

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    Hi, I am in this weird situation and have many questions. I'll be grateful if any of them can be solved. We've had Jenny, Joe, Pepsi and Pogo for 7-8 months now and they are the most loving tiels ever. I was apprehensive on having a single female tiel with 3 males, but the forum assured me it...
  7. Night Frights and Fighting

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    Hi i have two beautiful cockatiels, not exactly sure what sex they are. My problem started a week ago when they had a night fright while i was out, both wings on both birds were bleeding but it had stopped by the time i had gotten home. So how would i get them to clean the dry blood off because...
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