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  1. Some kind of bruising on his lower beak (First time Cockatiel owner)

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Chiki is about 1 year and 2 months old. A couple of days ago I noticed something that resembled and felt like a skin crust on his lower beak. It was a dark color. But he acted perfectly normal, always playing, singing, he looooves scritches, especially underneath his beak and he didn't mind me...
  2. (Help) How is my little Sunshine?

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Hello, my name is Thor (Yes It's my actual name.). I have a little Cockatiel named Sunshine, he's 1 years old and the first bird I've ever had. I've recently noticed a few things that concern me, so I'd like to check up with some people on this forum and see if he's doing well or not. Ever...
  3. Soiled vent?

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Hello everyone. Just to kick this post off, I am going to be booking a vets appointment asap, I just wanted some advice. So I got Nova 4 months ago. About a month in I started to notice that she had a really dirty vent. I just put it down to the fact that she was really young and cleaned her...
  4. Fume of food

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Hii I am Birdlover i have recently brought two cockatiel , I have been researching on internet about cockatiels , i came to know that non-stick pans can cause bird to die and also that strong fume of food can also cause them to die, Is this is right ? if yes then how much exposure is normal ...
  5. 1st Clutch and Worried :/

    Your Cockatiels Health
    Despite all efforts to avoid this, Luma laid her first egg last Tuesday. It looked fine, she has completely ignored it and I left it at the bottom of the cage on some kitchen towel. After spending the last few days researching the laying process I expected egg 2 to arrive in a couple of days...
  6. Luna has a hurt foot? Help please!!

    Your Cockatiels Health
    I just noticed Luna has been perching on one leg with her right foot tucked up. she's been climbing around her cage with both feet but i'm worried she may have injured her leg/foot. what could be causing this? (sprain?broken foot?) I'm freaking out right now. she's my best friend. Do I need to...
  7. Crescent Rolls.

    Food And Nutrition
    Good or bad? I'm a little worried that I messed up. I made Crescent Roll Cheesy Pigs in Blankets and Milo started eating the crescent roll part (the outside). I was so excited because he hadn't eaten anything aside from his seed before, so I let him keep going. We brought his other treats over...
  8. I might have to give my tiels away to a friend?

    Cockatiel Talk
    So I don't really know what to do, but my mom talked to my friend if she could take care of my 2 cockatiels. The reason is because I need to move, and I have too much pets (1 guinea pig, 2 dogs, and a budgie). I'm gonna have to give the guinea pig to somebody as well. The new house I'm moving to...
  9. 6 Week Old Baby Behavior...

    Cockatiel Breeding
    Hi everyone, Im fairly new to the forum, ive never had a cockatiel this young, its her 2nd day with me but im concerned that she doesn't know how/utilize the bars to get to perches... She ATTEMPTS to fly/jump up to higher perches, mostly falls. The way she gets down is jumping/crashing... Im...
  10. My bird keeps flying away from me when I try to get her on my finger!! HELP

    Training and Bonding
    My tiel, Cali, and I are extremely close... Back in the end of January, I moved out of my parent's house (where my bird is) to an apartment with my boyfriend and I couldn't bring her because they don't allow pets :( BUT, I would visit and she would be fine, nuzzling me, loving me, coming to...
  11. Banging her beak on wood??

    Training and Bonding
    Hi guys, I have neya in the lounge with the family in her cage and i started to notice she is grinding and rubbing her beak up and down on her wooden pole she stands on. what does this mean? and should i be worried? she never used to do this. thanks guys!:) x:confused:
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