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  1. Training and Bonding
    I posted on a different forum but didn't really get much help so I thought I would try here. I got a cockatiel almost 2 months ago now and it is no closer to being tame or bonding than it was when I got it. It hisses and bites, and man does it bite hard sometimes, and then just tries to get...
  2. Cockatiel Breeding
    Hi and hello, I am new in the cockatiel/ parrot world and this is my first post in this community! Quick question can someone please enlighten me on my cockatiel mutation also he just entered 4 months old so he is still a baby
  3. Training and Bonding
    Recently my family has taken two older cockatiels in from a very abusive household. They went from being in a large metal cage with six cockatiels and two conures into cages of their own (They were together but one is a bully and picks on the other so we separated them.) They all shared one...
  4. Cockatiel Mutations and Genetics
    Hi! My boyfriend gifted me this beautiful girl this morning. The breeder said “yellow cockatiel “🤦🏻‍♀️ She has red eyes but she isn’t a lutino one, I think, her back and her tail is light cinnamon… Thanks everybody!!
  5. Cockatiel Talk
    Hello! Yesterday I bought a Cockatiel, his name is Lucky. He has a large cage to sit in. I am gong to buy him a cuttlefish bone and some toys. Any tips?
  6. Your Cockatiels Health
    My cockatiel keeps acting like he’s drowning in the shower, I don’t put him directly in the water I just let the mist bounce off of me and it touches him, when the water hits him he puts his head up and closes his eyes like he’s drowning?? Sometimes I drop water on his crest and he closes his...
  7. Training and Bonding
    We had 2 birds (Peanut and Pluma) but in April 2021 Pluma died. We don’t know the cause of the death but we think it might be a bacteria or something, but since Pluma died the other one kept screaming for him. We kept talking to peanut to try to make him happy and not feeling left out. We also...
  8. Cockatiel Talk
    Hello! My cockatiel has laid 5 eggs. The first being laid February 13th and the last being laid February 20th. I’ve been so confused about candling. Now that she’s done laying, do I wait a week from when the last egg was laid to candle? I’ve been driving myself crazy trying to find some info on...
  9. Your Cockatiels Health
    Hello! This is what my cockatiel looks like… it’s a boy and we got him from a pet store. The pet store’s conditions were horrible, they fed the cockatiels with seeds in bulk that probably lead to bacteria… The people there’s told me “the parrots are just fighting with each other that’s why they...
  10. Cockatiel Breeding
    I have a pretty pearl hen that's about a year old. She decided to surprise us with 5 unfertilized eggs. I left the eggs but attempted to get her out of the broody mood. I tried increasing the hours of darkness, decreasing light like I read online, handling her less, increasing forging...
  11. Training and Bonding
    I just got two cockatiels both under 1 year old. One girl and one boy. So far, they've spent their entire life at the pet shop in a cage together. Now at my home, I also have one large cage for them. I'm starting to regret my decision of buying two birds and 1 cage because I hear that tiels...
  12. Cockatiel Talk
    Does anyone have any unisex name suggestions for my pearl-pied ‘tiel? He/she is super cheeky and loves to get in on everything I’m doing. I just haven’t found a name that sticks. This is him/her chilling on my shoulder:) Thanks!
  13. Cockatiel Talk
    HELLO. ok. i just can't. help. I got my little angel MORE THAN A YEAR AGO and i absolutely HATE him. EVERYBODY DOES. First of all i didn't even want him, so we could say everything started out wrong already. My neighbor LITERALLY FOUND HIM ON THE STREETS BEING ATTACKED BY A GOD **** CAT...
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