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  1. Getting my tiel a friend?

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hi all, quick question for you: should I get my tiel a friend? My bird Bella has been so restless lately because she's in season, and my family were wondering whether it would be worth getting her another cockatiel friend to calm her down. Our main concerns are that my mother may develop an...
  2. Getting my Cockatiel a friend

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hi I have a tiel, he currently lives alone. I'm thinking of getting him a friend just so that he has birdy company. I am thinking of getting either a another male tiel or budgie/parakeet. What advice would you give me? I know I would need a quarantine period, but after that can they live...
  3. Best Mate for Whiteface Male

    Cockatiel Mutations and Genetics
    Hello everyone! I am looking for some constructive input on what visual mate I should look for in order to get a variety of healthy and happy chicks from my male whiteface. Opie is 2 years old and very interested in breeding with his favorite toys and another, female cockatiel I have. However...
  4. Can you put a female and male cockatiel together before their breeding age?

    Cockatiel Breeding
    Hey, I was just wondering if you are allowed to put a male and female cockatiel together in one cage before their breeding/mating/young age? Like put them together as friends? If not, what age should it be? Do I have to wait until Peeka's older? I just want to be safe! I want to get another...
  5. Looking for a mate for my tiel.

    Cockatiel Breeding
    My male tiel has recently been showing growing signs that he is ready to mate. I'm not looking to purchase a female, but I am curious if it would be possible to somehow look up a local in my area who was looking to do the same with their female bird. Does anyone here know any details that could...
  6. 4-year old male masturbating on food dish?

    Cockatiel Breeding
    Hey everyone, I don't know where else to post this question. But since he's pleasuring himself on his food dish, I figured this is a good forum to post on! :blink: Last year, I had a neat little coconut dish for Chuckie to use while he's outside of his cage so he wouldn't have to go into the...