It is not a secret that animals have entirely different visions than us, humans. Dogs, cats, birds, and any other animals see the world in a different color, angle, and degree, and they vary from one another too. In particular, birds are considered to be one of the animals with great field of vision. Have … Read more Are Cockatiels Color Blind?
Cockatiels and any other birds go to the same phase every year: breeding season. Your female cockatiels will eventually soon lay eggs and become a mother. Mating, laying eggs, and hatching them are definitely not an easy process, especially for first-timer birds and owners. You will surely encounter eggs that display no signs of possible … Read more Cockatiel Laying Eggs, But Not Hatching
Oftentimes, you would hear strange grinding or rubbing noises out of nowhere. For all the times you’ve spent with your precious cockatiel, pretty sure you’ve also witnessed them rubbing or grinding their beaks on hard things, like perches. We know that beaks are extremely important for birds. So, is there something to worry about when … Read more Cockatiel Rubbing Beak On Perch
Cockatiels are wonderful pet birds. They are calm and friendly, with a warm temperament. Although they are near perfect, they have a few shortcomings that we shall highlight in this article. If you are thinking of getting a cockatiel, read to understand if you can handle a few of their downsides. Don’t get me wrong, … Read more Are Cockatiels Destructive
Cockatiels are beautiful affectionate birds. They love your company as much as you enjoy theirs. A cockatiel will hop on your shoulders any chance it gets. (Check out my article – Should I let my cockatiel sit on my shoulder?) It enjoys the head rubs and scratches. When it needs your attention, it will display … Read more Are Cockatiels Attention Seeking?
Generally, nearly all birds can fly even without tail feathers. However, flying without the tail feathers is difficult for a bird, including cockatiels. The lack of tail feathers reduces the flight distance of a bird The tail feathers are essential to a bird’s flight. They help a bird keep balance as it flies and while … Read more Can A Cockatiel Fly Without Tail Feathers?
Cockatiels are excellent life companions. A pet cockatiel can live beyond 25 years, while a wild cockatiel can live for 13 to 15 years. The domesticated cockatiels live longer because they are protected from predators, and their diet and health are closely monitored. 25 years is a long time So, how do you know your … Read more Old Cockatiel Behavior
It is undeniable that taking care of birds is an enjoyable, stress-relieving, and wonderful experience. Of course, who wouldn’t love talking and playing with these loving, small, and colorful creatures, right? One of the most common birds that are good for any bird owner is cockatiels. They are gentle and affectionate pets, though in reality, … Read more Are Cockatiels Messy?
A Budgie And Cockatiel Relationship: What Is It Like? A budgie and cockatiel are classified as tropical birds. In the natural habitat, both bird species co-exist peacefully with one another. So, even at home these two birds live together peacefully, but it should not be in the same cage. Neither of the birds sees each … Read more Budgie Bullying Cockatiel
Cockatiels are perfect family pet birds. They are loving, sweet, and can get along with everyone. However, like most pets, these birds produce dander and birds dust. Therefore, it means cockatiels are not hypoallergenic. Cockatiels produce fine powder on their feathers which keeps them protected when grooming. The dander and powder from their feathers become … Read more Are Cockatiels Hypoallergenic?