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  1. cockatiel hates to be on the floor or anywhere other than his "spots"

    Cockatiel Talk
    I have a 3 year old cockatiel that's been with us for a little over a year. He's very friendly with hands and affection and he'll stay on your hand or shoulder/somewhere else you put him if you leave his room with him, if he is placed anywhere other than his cage or his playground in his room...
  2. Is it fine to put my hand in the cage?

    Training and Bonding
    I have two cockatiels chip and candy. They are about 3 months old now and it's a month since I've had them. In the beginning they were really scared of me but now they trust me a little. I sometimes put my hand in their cage with seeds on my palm they are hesitant but slowly tend to start...
  3. Need help with my baby cockatiels!

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Hello! I adopted two baby cockatiels a few days ago who're 3 weeks and 2 days old. I have been feeding them Kaytee formula at 4-hour intervals, except from midnight to 6 am. They're usually hungry by the time I come to feed them and don't mind the schedule. Anyways, onto the questions! 1) I...
  4. When do I move my baby cockatiels to a cage? And am I feeding them correctly?

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hello! I adopted two baby cockatiels a few days ago who're 3 weeks and 2 days old. I have been feeding them Kaytee formula at 4-hour intervals, except from midnight to 6 am. They're usually hungry by the time I come to feed them and don't mind the schedule. Anyways, onto the questions! 1) I...
  5. Please HELP! Any advice appreciated!

    Cockatiel Housing and Toys
    Hey everyone👋! I'm new here, my name's Estella and I'm close to bringing home a sweet little cockatiel 🥳! I stumbled across this forum and decided to join :). I have a a question about housing... I have narrowed down the cages down to two- Option 1-...
  6. Kept budgies for years, new to tiels', looking for advice.

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hi all, I'm from England and I'm looking at getting a cockatiel bird for my fiance as she loves birds, we also have two budgies that we've had for 3+ years. I'm fairly confident with keeping the bird from what I have researched with regards to their diet, cage, health issues to look out for...
  7. Do I have everything for pirate?

    Cockatiel Housing and Toys
    I keep posting :lol: but I just want to make sure that I have the best info so I can give the best life to my little boy. This is what I have right now, is this all I need?: - food bowl - water dish - A Zupreem oat mix from my local bird store - A seed blend form my local bird store - Millet -...
  8. 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)
  9. How do I teach my tiel to come out of cage on command?

    Training and Bonding
    I've had my girl for about a month now (she's 4 months old), and we're getting along pretty well; she likes to climb on my shoulder and go around the house with me, but isn't fond of pets/scritches yet. We are still working on the "step up command," and I recently got her some treats to help...
  10. Aviary progress UK

    Cockatiel Housing and Toys
    Hey guys so my birds have been in a “temporary” aviary for the last 3.5 years! This aviary is a 6X4 shed with an angled mesh in front of the main door and a window. This wasn’t supposed to be their home for this amount of time! But finally after being in our new home just over a year the aviary...
  11. cockatiel wont play with any toys

    Cockatiel Housing and Toys
    my female 2 year old cockatiel has no interest in toys. she isnt depressed or plucking, but i have been wondering if there is any reason for this. she has many different colourful toys in her cage and i often move them around to make a new layout for her (around once a month). I was just...
  12. A cage for a princess, lol

    Cockatiel Videos
    https://youtu.be/XIigiIPdMpY The cage tour!
  13. Shopping for a new cage!

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hey guys, I have been shopping for a bigger cage for Larry lately as the current is really on the limit and I want him to have ample space to play when I'm away. Now I've read about a lot of people using this cage for a cockatiel, which would be a great option for me...
  14. New cage for my boy- bar spacing

    Cockatiel Housing and Toys
    Hi everyone, So I know for 'tiels the bar spacing is supposed to be 1/2"- 5/8". After much research I am close to giving up on finding a large wheeled cage that has the correct bar spacing cage and just get a cage that's bigger than his current but not as big...
  15. My Bird Cage Collection

    Cockatiel Talk
    :green wing:Here The Collection of my bird cages , you can find the collections in this article : Best Bird Cages For Canary My Honest REVIEWS -2017- This is the best guide you can find to buy a bird cage , go check the article : Bird Cage-The Ultimate Guide To Find It – 2017 I hope you...
  16. safe cage paint

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hello everyone !I have very large,but a bit rusty cage and thinking about painting it, but I am not really sure what kind of paint to get so it would be not toxic to cockatiels. Any advise on this would be appreciated.
  17. Bird sand as cage lining?

    Cockatiel Talk
    When I was younger I used to have a budgie, and he had always bird sand in his cage as lining his entire 14 year long life without any problem. Now I have my cockatiel for 5 weeks now and since people say a grate is bad for their feet so I switched the trays and the collection tray is now on...
  18. Cockatiel hyperactive in cage

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Hi Guys, I got a cockatiel a bit over a week ago. I used to have one when I was younger and thought its time to have another one again, since there are such joy. Recently however I observed that my cockatiel becomes randomly hyperactive or running around on the cage sand floor, climbing up and...
  19. Do this cage is good enough for 2 Cockatiels? Experts help plse

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hey guys im Jai im looking to adapt cockatiels soon so im researching related stuffs for past two weeks so can you tell me does the cage below good enough for 2 cockatiels? dimensions Length : 47.5 cm Breadth : 36 cm Height : 102 cm experts help me please thanks cheers :)
  20. Bird-on-Bird Bonding?

    Training and Bonding
    Hi Talk Cockatiels! :-) Thank you so much for helping me with my issues. I have two lovely, middle-aged, male cockatiels. One I've had forever and one I adopted a few months ago. Sometimes they talk/call to one other. But I want them to get along better. They live in the same cage...
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