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  1. Cockatiel Molting Cycles?

    Cockatiel Talk
    Do cockatiels have a molting cycle like other birds, such as chickens. Do they molt twice a year (once in spring and once in the fall)? I want to cut my birds wings for a season (for retaining) but don't want them to never be able to fly again. They are both young, one is a year and a half...
  2. Nose Injury

    Your Cockatiels Health
    My 15-year-old cockatiel, Buddy, has this awful habit of flying into walls and windows, even if I keep the blinds closed... And YES his wings are definitely clipped, but he still manages to go and smack into things... I don't want to keep him caged all the time though, I like him to have his...
  3. cut on chestbone?

    Your Cockatiels Health
    hello there, i was giving sadie a mist, and the little dear decided to 'fly' down (her wing is clipped). after her misting, she was on the floor, near the door chirping to the wild birds and i picked her up and realised she was bleeding (i suspect she may have hit my engagement ring when she...
  4. Wing clipping!

    Training and Bonding
    I need to know exactly how you are supposed to cut a cockateils' wings. Also, I need to know the difference between blood feathers and regular feathers. Please post a good video if you find one.
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