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  1. Where to go from here?

    Training and Bonding
    Hey all, I got rescued a cockatiel from a neglectful family about a month ago, and have started to try and tame her! She's gone a long way, and will usually step up for millet! I'm really proud of how far she's come, and how brave she's been, but we've sorta hit a brick wall! She only trusts me...
  2. Shy baby bird

    Training and Bonding
    My new 12 week old cockatiel, Lulu, is very shy. She only gives me the occasional chirp or whistle, when I'm in the room. But as soon as she is alone she starts singing beautifully. Lulu also never bows her head for me to pat her, I found this strange because my old biddy would do it all the...
  3. Shy Bird?

    Training and Bonding
    Okay, so some of you might recognize me from some of my other posts on here but I'll give you guys some background anyways. So I've been researching for just over a year now on birds and anything related because it's always been my dream to own a bird. Now, I've actually looked into getting one...
  4. Very Shy Cockatiel

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hello! I have a question for anyone with experience training cockatiels? In November (of last year) I adopted a cockatiel, he's very sweet and was only 1 year old at the time. his name is Fawkes.. It has been 5 months since I adopted him, and I can't get him used to perching on my hand. He is...
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