Bird Type: Cockatiel

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Cockatiel acting different

Hi! My cockatiel is probably 15 yrs old. I’m not 100% sure his age as i got him from a girl going off to college and she could no longer care for him. He is a feather picker since he was a baby. I guess my tiel was picked on, and since that day he’s […]

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DNA test

Do DNA test work all the time? Because I have a cockatiel and I don’t know its gender.

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My 20 year old cockatiel seems to be in a constant molt. He has lots of feathers with their sheaths still in tact on his tail. This has been going on for a few months. He lets me preen him some as it must be irrating to him. He is not as active as he […]

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Getting a friend for my cockatiel

Hi, i have a female bird who is about 6yrs old,i was wondering if i should get her a friend,if not another cockatiel,maybe a budgie.I would keep them in separate cages and maybe introduce them slowly when they are out on top of their cage. If after some time maybe then co-habitate them,what do you […]

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Fruits

Can i give some apple to my one month old baby coketiel?

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Biting its feet

Is it normal for a 4 week old coketiel toe nibble its feet he stil is being hand fed but has began to eat little seeds i am a little woried

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Does my cockatiel need a friend/mate?

I’ve had my female cockatiel for 3 or 4 years now. I used to give her lots and lots of attention. We just recently had a baby and she hasn’t gotten as much attention as she once did. She will get the attention once again when the baby grows and eventually he will be the […]

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cockatiel lethargic and on cage floor

hi.our bird is now 20 years old for the last day she has been sitting in the corner of her cage on the floor and seems to have impaired balance.she is very lethargic.am wondering if she may be dying or is this just old age

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Shuffles

My daughter was given a young cockatiel (12 weeks old) a little over a week ago. The bird cannot grip well and he shuffles when he walks. He sits on low perches at times but prefers the bottom of the cage, where he then leans back on his knees. I am just wondering if you […]

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Hand fed birds

Hi, I want a cockatiel but I don’t know the difference between a hand fed bird and one that isn’t.

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Is my bird eating enough?

I am currently using your new pellet berries for my young (4 month old) cockatiel. He has refused any pellets, but loves the regular nutiberries and avicakes. At first I was thrilled to see how enthusiastically he ate the pelletberries, and had to refill his bowl twice a day. He seemed to be eating 10/15 […]

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Teil’ Trouble

Recently my bird has started having brown poo is it a sign of sickness or is it normal

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Bird’s Trust

I just got a bird and I have had her for 2 days. I had to move her to another cage and she got mad and squealed. She was ok after a few minutes and I talked to her and she started playing. (Btw she is 3 months old and I got her from a […]

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biting

my cocatiel is probably 10 years old he started biting his chest to were it is red smelling and he had it bleeding what is wrong and he only eats seed what else can I feed him for nutrients

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Cockatiel nestbox

Hello, i have 1 pair of cocktail. I have a huge problem and i can’t get my answer anywhere. So, i have a tame male cocktail and wild female. Male have very friendly nature. And doesn’t bite no matter what situation is. But when i attached a nestbox the case is different. He became so […]

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Food

Can my cockatiel have homemade molasses oatmeal bread

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Cockatiel with 3 toes

I bought two cockatiel parrots male and female. They har hand tammed and their age is approx 3.5 to 4 months. I have noticed that the male has only 3 toes and female has 4 . Is there any problem for male as I search that cockatiel has 4 toes. Plz help…

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