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  1. What would this look like

    Cockatiel Mutations and Genetics
    A breeder has replied to my ad for a pastelface! He says his pair usually produce lutino cinnamon pied pastelfaces, but I have no idea what that would look like. Well, I have some idea but I'm not sure since I can't find a photo. Does anyone know or have a pic? His ones aren't hatched yet so he...
  2. Is this Pastel face?

    Cockatiel Talk
    :grey tiel: Please id this bird. it doesn't look like regular lutino got it in pet shop. so no idea about pedigree Thanks
  3. What mutation is it?

    This is an adult female. Its cheek patch is lighter than normal pf :grey tiel:
  4. pastelface baby?

    Cockatiel Mutations and Genetics
    hey guys, my friends are breeding cockatiels, and this little baby (same parents as sadie!) is one of their ones that is waiting to be picked up - hand tamed and they're selling for $30! somehow they have never heard of pastelface, or yellow cheeks at all. can someone confirm that this little...
  5. Pastel baby?

    Cockatiel Mutations and Genetics
    Good day all, Here's an updated picture of Louie, the stunted little one that needed assistance a few weeks ago in my previous thread. And thanks to everyone's replies, and especially srtiels's expertise, Louie's caught up in the weight count and ends up eating the most and outweighs the other...
  6. Odd Beak Mark? Pics included.

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Hey Everyone, This ones a quick one! My baby cockatiel now 8 weeks old has developed a funny mark on the front of her/his beak. It wasnt there when we first got her and doesnt come off to my knowledge (ive tried to get it off, but not that hard as i didnt want to stress the bub out). Ive...
  7. !!Pastelface Reverse Platinum Pearl Pied!! (Introducing, Mellow!)

    Cockatiel Pictures
    Hello Everyone, Lately I have been asking alot of questions on here recently regarding my 7 week old cockatiel named Mellow. Shes absolutely settled in now, and im no longer worried about anything. I thought now would be a good time to upload a photo of her or him (not sure as yet). Mellow is...
  8. Help with determining gender of my baby cockatiel

    Cockatiel Mutations and Genetics
    Hi all :), Im trying to figure out what gender my 6 week old baby is. Ive called it Mellow, which is a male and female name, i just dont want to keep calling Mellow he or she which could be wrong. We have two other hand reared cockatiels, that Mellow is quite keep on, they are both girls... the...
  9. Seeking Lots of Opinions

    Cockatiel Mutations and Genetics
    I've been in conversation with Susanne about the exact mutations of my most current clutch, but with all the possible splits and likelihood of compound or multiple mutations covering each other, it's really very difficult to say. HOWEVER, it drives me NUTS not to know, and since there are no...
  10. About My Absence and 3 Week Old Chicks - Lots of Lovely Pictures!

    Cockatiel Breeding
    To get straight to the point, I went through a spurt of depression after having lost one of the chicks from my pastelface/whiteface breeding. I really tried hard to give that baby everything it needed when I realized it didn't appear to by thriving, but it just wasn't enough and I've been very...
  11. Whiteface x Pastelface Breeding Journal

    Cockatiel Breeding
    I am so happy to announce Billie Jean and Stempie have finally started their family! She laid her first egg on Monday, so technically her 4th should have been tomorrow (Sunday) if one was laid every other day, HOWEVER today when I peeked in the nest for my first thorough look, I discovered four...