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  1. need help with pairing up my cockatiels properly?

    Cockatiel Breeding
    i have 8 cockatiels total, i have four white face mutations one pair of these is a solid white female tiel her mate is a simple white face male the white head and gray body. my second pair im hoping will pair up since the males previous mate is too old to raise anymore babies so i was told to...
  2. Bonded Pair Plucker!

    Your Cockatiels Health
    I’ve had these 2 male cockatiels for about 7 months now and they are very very attached to each other. The lady I purchased them from had them both for a few years, their names are Peache and Charlie. Peache was a pied-ish cockatiel with a small bald spot on his head she got from a petstore and...
  3. Looking for a good old school book on breeding and how you end up with certain mutati

    Cockatiel Mutations and Genetics
    Where can I find an old school paperback or hard back that can tell me how to come up with a certain mutation if I breed male of one mutation with female of another mutation?
  4. Brother & Sister cockatiels

    Cockatiel Talk
    I have two Cockatiels that come from the same breeder, and they both seem fight a bit. I'm curious if this would be normal behavior? I know it's normal for siblings to bicker once in a while but i want to know if it's the same with cockatiels.
  5. Cockatiel chicks being fed - with subtitles

    Cockatiel Videos
    Hi all, I have just finished editing this video of my husband feeding a couple of our cockatiel chicks. Hope you all enjoy it.
  6. Keep Ants From Getting Into Cages

    Cockatiel Talk
    So I saw this product and it reminded me of some threads I saw a while ago about ants getting into cages people keep outside or inside and ants somehow climb up. I think they solved it with water dishes on the legs of the cage, but if anyone is having this problem it looks like reptile keepers...
  7. Questions about Moving Cockatiels with eggs

    Cockatiel Breeding
    We have recently came across a pair of cockatiels that have eggs about 5 days from hatching. But the birds need to be taken out of the present situation. The eggs are fertile and both parents are really good about sitting, they have been sitting since the third egg. Eggs 4 and 5 came 2 and 4...
  8. Hello from the Netherlands!

    Introductions
    Hi everyone! I'm from the Netherlands and love to read on your amazing forum here, so I thought I'd introduce myself :) I hope my English is okay. It's been a while since I've used it. I'm Monique, 33 years old and from 's-Hertogenbosch in The Netherlands. I started with just one cockatiel...
  9. Crochet-a-tiel!

    Fun and Games
    My newest conquest!!! Crocheted baby birds. So far I just have these 2 tiels, but I plan to expand to other types of parrots too! Despite a few setbacks (namely lunabird stealing my crochet hook any chance she gets and flying off to her cage... lol) I am all set for market season! I got invited...
  10. New cage?!

    Cockatiel Talk
    Ziggi is finally getting a bigger cage, I'm not quite sure the dimensions but there's a photo of it bellow. I know it's quite small but it's taken 4 years to convince my parents to get him a slightly bigger cage. I want it to be still not large as it's going to be an inside hallway cage so it...
  11. Informing the general populous that is my speech class.

    Cockatiel Talk
    So a while ago I posted that I was doing a speech on how to choose the right species of parrot for you. Well, my professor vetoed that topic. But this speech is informative, so I'm doing it on cockatiels. Initially it was going to be on parrots but that was way too broad haha. So if anyone has...
  12. So excited!

    Cockatiel Talk
    My mom said that we can go to the store tomorrow (as long as she's not working because she's on call, but there's a high posiblity that she'll be able to take me.)! I'm gonna look at the Cockatiel babies they have avalible and hopefully if we find one that we like, we can reserve it. When...
  13. Hello from sunny California!

    Introductions
    Hi All! I'm from the Bay Area California! I'm just getting into the business of breeding birds. I have 2 green fisher lovebirds :fischers: and 2 beautiful cockatiels that just hatched their first clutch:). I'm a high school senior and aspire to become a veterinarian one day.
  14. Cockatiels Eating their eggs?

    Cockatiel Breeding
    So my cockatiel laid 5 eggs, I looked in her box this morning and there was only 4 chicks. This is the first time I had seen the chicks since they were hatched. I am thinking they ate the last egg because there was a white powder on the bottom of the cage. Do they eat unfertile eggs or eating...
  15. New at this

    Introductions
    Hello, I am the proud owner of three beautiful cockatiels and one parakeet. I got Gary, my fav and first cockatiel, about three years ago for Christmas. My mom and I was planning on getting a simple parakeet instead but I fell head over heels in love with Gary! In the petshop he was a fluffed up...
  16. Hello~

    Introductions
    Hi everyone!~ It's nice to meet you all, I have just recently joined to be able to become part of the cockatiel online community :) I'm a 19 year old University student from Australia, studying to teach English in South Korea. I have had a cockatiel in the past, but unfortunately he passed...
  17. My cockatiels

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hi everyone : ) I found this forum and wanted to share with you some videos about my cockatiels, I have 10 cockatiels at the moment : ) . I hope you'll like it :yellow face: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H0VoGZSMFro http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ltI2Bc-ilAI And for even more vids check out...
  18. first time eggs, what now? o.0

    Cockatiel Breeding
    okay, so I woke up this morning, started my daily routine, feeding the fish, giving the birds food, and fresh water, when in the corner of my eye I noticed something odd. I occasionally put toys in the cage, but I didn't put this in there. On closer inspection it turned out to be an egg! what...
  19. My Cute Cockatiel! x

    Cockatiel Pictures
    My cute cockatiel! x My beautiful cockatiel! He/she is adorable!!!!!! Peeka likes to play with his toys and loves cuddles :love: He/she LOVES mirrors and bells :)
  20. 5 new little white fluffballs!

    Cockatiel Breeding
    I'm new here, but I've been reading a lot of the threads here. My cockatiels are Fred and Iris and they just had their first clutch hatch! I really did not expect any babies to hatch, so to see 5 hatch is amazing. And another surprise, apparently Fred is split whiteface! All 5 little babies are...
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