Why does my cockatiel bird act mean?

Answer Untamed or neglected cockatiels will often hiss and try to bite people who approach their cage. However, cockatiels can be wonderful companion birds if they are properly tamed. Given the right diet... Read More »

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Can a cockatiel bird talk?

Female cockatiel birds do not talk or whistle. However a male cockatiel will talk and whistle. A young male is the most talkative: He will repeat most words and phrases spoken to him or that he hea... Read More »

Can you feed a cockatiel wild bird seed?

You can feed your cockatiel wild bird seed, but only as a treat or reward during training sessions. Cockatiels fed a diet primarily of seed will eventually suffer health problems that may include m... Read More »

Can a quaker bird breed with a white-eyed conure bird?

The white-eyed conure, or Aratinga leucophthalma, is a member of the conure family of parrots. A quaker parrot, or Myiopsitta monachus, is a member of the parakeet family. Although these two birds ... Read More »

How to Buy a Pet Cockatiel?

Cockatiels are a great parrot to have. They can live for more than twenty years, are extremely affectionate, and have excellent personalities. They enjoy sitting on your finger or on your shoulder ... Read More »