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  1. New cockatiels health

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Hello all. I have a 4.5 year old female cockatiel and yesterday I adopted a cockatiel that was surrendered to the local exotic bird store. She's a 10 year old beautiful Lutino and so sweet. Her name is Poppy. I was told she was surrendered due to the owners husband getting annoyed of the noise...
  2. Question about letting 2 cockateils around each other

    Cockatiel Talk
    My family has had Tiels as pets before, but usually the tiels dont meet each other. My cousin and I are really close and back in February we both got our own pet cockatiels for the first time. Her Tiel is a male whiteface named Timmy, he's three years old. Mine is a cinimmon pastel face that is...
  3. CBD oil for old fellow

    Food And Nutrition
    Hello Everyone, My Touche' is going to be 28 years old this spring. I have had him since the egg. Although hand fed, he has always been quite grumpy. LOL With age though, his right foot and hip have gotten worse. He is very crippled. I have made his cage as handicap friendly as I can. Any...
  4. 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...
  5. So you can teach old birds new tricks.

    Cockatiel Pictures
    I've been keeping one of the old water dishes in the Cockatiel cage because Henry hasn't taken to the water bottle idea. He's VERY set in his ways, and mum was pretty sure that he just wouldn't be able to figure it out. Which is a little annoying, because I broke the water dish and was going to...