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  1. Is this just birdy-bird puberty that I'm witnessing?

    Cockatiel Talk
    In the immortal words of Kung Pow, "Oh man, I'm a little tiny horny honey." That sums up my concern with my grey female tiel, Cloud. :wf grey: I may not be a bird expert, but I had my suspicions when she started doing lots of little soft chirps while sticking her butt up in the air in front of...
  2. Old Tiel Suddenly.. "Overly Excited"

    Cockatiel Talk
    Alright, so I have a bit of a strange question, but hoping someone might have an answer! My oldest cockatiel, Buddy (15 years old), recently started masterbating... a lot. I mean, he obviously did during his puberty stage, but it's so strange that he suddenly started up again at his age. We...
  3. too young for breeding?

    Cockatiel Breeding
    I answered a craigslist ad for a pair of cockatiels that were laying eggs and she didn't have time for the eggs. When I asked her how old they were, she said a year. Is that too young to be breeding? will she have problems down the road?