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  1. Why are my 2 cockatiels ALWAYS cold?

    Cockatiel Talk
    Okay so I'm very new to this forum so I really hope I'm posting this in the correct area because I can really use some input/advice from you experienced "parronts" lol. If I'm not,pls direct me to the appropriate area. Anywho, I have 2 happy&healthy cockatiels (who happen to be downright...
  2. The cold and heaters

    Your Cockatiels Health
    So I'm thinking of getting another cockatiel but I'd have to quarantine them in the storeroom which can get cold since it's not insulated. Just wondering how cold is too cold for a cockatiel, the cold would be mainly at night I'd think. Also, what's the best kind of heater to have around birds...
  3. Sick Cockatiel; cold

    Your Cockatiels Health
    So basically it's all my fault. It was warm and very hot; summers. And as a owner (a stupid one) I kept a eye on my birds who appeared to be uncomfortable with the unwanted warmth. Therefore, I decided to give them some cold water, thought it would fresh them up. But the water I gave was cooler...
  4. How to keep a birdie warm when the air conditioning is on?

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Hello Everyone :) This my first real post so forgive me if I make any mistakes here or there. About 4 weeks ago Bob, my white faced lutino:wf lutino:, hasn't been feeling too well and I noticed sticky feathers on her face and I thought it was vomit. So I took her to the vet and she said that...
  5. What is the best room temp for a cockatiel?

    Your Cockatiels Health
    I was given a Cockatiel by a neighbor (long story but it was more a rescue from abuse by them and that's for another thread) and I know next to nothing about them. Even though I have only had him for about a week now I have grown to love him immensely. Anyway, before I get too off topic, I have...
  6. temperature?

    Cockatiel Talk
    I allow my home to get around 78-80 degrees while I am out, down to 75 while I'm in. Bedtime, however, is clear down to 68. do any of these temps. pose a risk to a new tiel? or perhaps the full 10 degree variation within every 24 hr period? p.s. if this is a big health issue, don't worry, we...