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  1. Taming an adopted cockatiel

    Training and Bonding
    Hello! :wf pied: Just over a week ago we brought home a very sweet 9 year old cockatiel from a local parrot sanctuary. His story is that he had an owner and he was fully hand tamed, but then when her husband got cancer, she ran out of time to continue working with him, so his progress with...
  2. Mirror issues.

    Cockatiel Talk
    My cockatiel is extremely aggressive when he is around mirrors ,to the point where he will attack anyone who comes near him when he is at a mirror.I removed the mirrors from his cage and his mood improved greatly. He also doesn't like hands. I can walk around with him on my shoulder (or head)...
  3. How can I completely tame my cockatiel?

    Training and Bonding
    We've had Jasper for over 6 years now and he's always been aggressive towards hands. I'm sure his behaviour stems from the moment we bought him. At that time, I was terrified of having him sit on my hand, so I begged my father to take him out of his cage. Since Jasper would run away to avoid...
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