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  1. Your Cockatiels Health
    I got a baby cockatiel handed to me yesterday after the mother refused to feed him anymore. The guy said his next feeding was in about 5 hours. I fed him les than 8 cc at 11 p.m. and today at 12 p.m. his crop is not fully empty, I acted on panic and fed him the 'papaya cream' people use to empty...
  2. Cockatiel Breeding
    I’ve come across my first ever stunted baby and I’ve been successfully breeding cockatiels for 3/4 years. The baby is now 8 weeks old and isn’t far behind her older brother now. She just has shorter feathers than him. BUT I think she might have something wrong with her brain? She’s doesn’t fly...
  3. Cockatiel Breeding
    Hi Guys just wanting a quick question. I am thinking about hand rearing my baby cockatiels because the parents haven't been very successful. I am wondering what age would be okay to take them away from there parents and if the need a heat lamp or something? Thanks Jay :grey tiel:
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