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  1. New issue with my cockatiel - can't pet her?

    Cockatiel Talk
    I've had my female cockatiel - Tequila (Tiki), for almost two years now. For about the past 9 months, I've been dating my boyfriend, Justin, and it was shortly after Tequila met him that she stopped liking me. Before Justin came along, Tiki loved my pets. She openly welcomed them with her head...
  2. Loves attention but hates being pet?

    Training and Bonding
    My Ziggy is very odd.. He spends TONS of time out of his cage. When I let him out, he crawls all over me and loves being talked to. I've tried petting him and giving him scratches but he absolutely hates it. He will bite me until I stop... Is this normal? He is such an attention hog but it...
  3. Just wanted to share!

    Cockatiel Talk
    Just thought I'd share, my cockatiel let me pet him on the head for the first time tonight. I spent about 15 minutes petting his head and he was singing and whistling the whole time. It was pretty exciting!
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