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  1. Ways to help an older cockatiel with arthritis?

    Your Cockatiels Health
    My oldest male cockatiel, Sea-sea, is a rescue, so we don't know how old he is for sure but we estimate that he's about 18-20. In the last year or two he's been getting Arthritis in both feet. He can't really grip perches/fingers anymore. His feet only close about half way around with his toes...
  2. My Cockatiel is 30 years old in April 2012

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hi all, I'm new on here, and thought I must join as my Tiel has just turned 30 Years old in April 2012. I wanted to ask members if anyone has had, or come across a Tiel this old before? I think the oldest Tiel recorded lived to 38, but does anyone know different? Herbie is very well, but needs...