Posts Tagged ‘bird behavior’

Complete Cockatiel Bird Language And Behavior Guide

Cockatiel language and behavior can be very complex but with knowledge of some general cockatiel traits and what they mean, you will be able to learn more about your cockatiel. We’ll start with the language of the cockatiel crest. The cage your bird is in plays a extremely big part on your it’s overall language and behavior. Cockatiels are unique in that, unlike other small cockatiels, they have a crest that can give us clear insight into what’s going on inside the cockatiel’s head. The positions of the crest vary from laying flat on the head to sticking straight up [...]

Cockatiel Cages Complete Crash Course Guide – Buying The Right Bird Cage!

Getting your new cockatiel home OK so you just purchased your new cockatiel from the pet store and you haven’t even given him a name yet. What’s the best way to get your cockatiel into its new home? Normally at the pet store you will be given a small box with air holes in to carry the cockatiel home in. If there are no other birds in the cage or aviary you are putting the new bird into, then you should place the box on the bottom of the cage and open the flaps. Let the cockatiel come out in [...]