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  1. my male if plucking the feathers from my female

    Cockatiel Talk
    I basically rescued these birds form a like in a small room with a closed door with no music or anything and they were being terrorized by cats. but now they are in a good environment and are always out of the cage and have lots of love. At first i thought they were giving eachother kisses but...
  2. Overweight Cockatiel, Help.

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Hi all, This is my first post and i really need some advice! :confused: One of my cockatiels (female, cinnamon pearlpied, 15yo) is REALLY overweight, how can we get her to loose weight? she cannot fly so we cant think how to exercise her(have thought about walking her outside), and we have...
  3. Checking the Keelbone (to determine good weight and health)

    Health and Nutrition
    Sometimes we wonder such things as: is my bird healthy, is it overweight, or too thin? I found the best way to guage the birds weight/health is to hold the bird in your hand and check the flesh in either side of the keelbone. The keelbone is the center bone that is located from below the base of...