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  1. SirHenry rather cuddles than eat!

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hi there. I have a 12 week old cockatiel baby. Brought him home about 4 weeks ago. He is a rather small guy. When he came home is was 90 g. HE LOOOVES US and wants to cuddle alllll the time. we visited him since birth, so he very well knows us. First weigh in after 3 days was 76 g!! we took him...
  2. Pat's poop is clay coloured now, urates a little peachy, lost a little bit of weight

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Hi! So. My two 'tiels (currently nearly 11 weeks old wow) which I got about 4 weeks ago had greenish/yellowish urates at the beginning. After some vet visits and tests, the vet and I decided to wait and see if the colour gets better after some time (I put them on a much better diet than they...
  3. Elevated protiens

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Hi everyone, Junior had blood work done and the vet said his proteins were elevated. He has also lost weight. He has been eating well and acting normally. I know birds mask illnesses so I am really concerned. He is going for a scan Tuesday to see if anything is abnormal. He will require a little...
  4. My cockatiel is skinny!

    Your Cockatiels Health
    I am usually the go to girl for cockatiels in the bird store I work at and I can answer any question a costumer can come up with, no problem! But when it comes to my own little Flock I am a huge worrier. So I adopted a cockatiel from my boss after he came in with a hair wrapped around his toe...
  5. Cockatiel weight loss

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Cockatiel weight loss My Cockatiel is not eating seeds because he is an old bird (29 years old) and has Gout. A few days ago he dropped 2 gm in one day, to 85.5gm ... :-( I assume, he is in pain, therefor he is not eating and loosing weight. My Corkey has had Gout for over 10 years, he gets...