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  1. First Moult and stopped singing?

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Hello again! So Jiji has started his first moult. He's super grumpy. I also recently got a new tiel (Nova) just before he started moulting. Recently, Jiji hasn't been whistling much. While he never really sang, he did used to whistle and chatter a lot. I'm worried that it has something to do...
  2. My bird is so confusing - male or female?

    Cockatiel Talk
    Okay, so I've been trying to figure out the gender of my bird, Tallie. He/She is only around 5 or 6mo old, but I'm SO confused. Okay, the wing spots def. look male, but I know that's not always 100% He/she really hasn't shown any male behaviors except whistling. Tallie will only whistle when...
  3. My first birds

    Cockatiel Talk
    Hello all, I introduced my self in the introductions section. Now I am here to announce that my new birds are starting to make noises! They are young birds, just over a year, so they probably don't know many sounds and whistles. I wish I could whistle, but I never learned. Perhaps my birds...
  4. What should i do next??

    Training and Bonding
    Ive had my tiel for about 3 weeks, I got her a couple weeks out of the box so shes still a baby but she was never touched by humans until I bought her. I finger trained her in 4 days and she doesnt ever bite. She will trust me petting the top of her head, cheeks, neck, and beak and will give me...
  5. Male cockatiel is singing at all hours ???

    Cockatiel Talk
    I have a pair of grey cockatiels which were given to me in 2000 (I'm really unsure of the ages...I'd estimate 10 or 11 by now, in good health.) The male has normally been a quiet bird, he and his "wife" have always been very attached. The male started out territorial and ornery, and just within...
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