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  1. Going out !!!!

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hii there i am a new cockatiel owner, i have 2 cockatiel :grey tiel: i am going out for 4 days so , is this is neccesary to take with me ??? . I installed a automatic gravity food feeder and also automatic water feeder so can i leave them alone for 4 day maximum once a month (not every month)...
  2. Putting on a Flightsuit

    Training and Bonding
    I know a few people have asked in the past for a video of how I put Missy's flightsuit on her, and I'm so sorry for just now getting around to it! (Thank Annie - her thread made me do it. :lol:) I did several takes and made a slow-motion clip of how I pull her wing through.
  3. How To Play With Cockatiels

    Training and Bonding
    Hello everyone! I have a seven or so month old cockatiel, who's coming along splendidly with his taming (perfect gentleman, usually very quiet, etc.) but I feel like he spends way too much time being basically ignored by the family. We talk and whistle to him every day, as well as let him perch...
  4. How to Finger Tame? Please help.

    Training and Bonding
    I got a cockateil from a chain pet store about a month ago. He is indiffrent to hands as long as they are holding food(millet or sunflower/ safflower seeds), but when i try to either pet him or make him step up he threatens to bite. Any tips on teaching him to step up?( i need to do this soon...
  5. Trick Training

    Training and Bonding
    I want to teach Yoda to spin, wave, non yes/no, pick items up, etc. However, i have no clue how to go about doing so. I have been looking for videos all over but they only show the birds doing the tricks not how to train them. Please help.
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