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  1. X.rei

    My birds love me sometimes, but hate me most of the time... help!

    (Sorry for this essay worth of text). A month ago i got a beautiful lovebird couple, they're from the pet store and are pretty bipolar. My female (5 months old) was the first one to get close to me, and let me feed her through the bars, while the male (7 months old) took a bit more time. Since...
  2. Tenleigh

    Introducing myself and a question

    Hi! My name is tenleigh and I have a baby cockatiel which is 4 months! I loved birds through my whole live and new to this Community! I have a question if anyone can answer. My bird (kevin) keeps flying to window and watching the birds outside. I don’t know if it’s good for him or should I leave...
  3. M

    I just bought a neglected cockatiel.

    Hi! I bought a cockatiel in a market, they usually sell them without care and basically mistreats them… they come in miserable conditions. I got my bird, she has 2 new scratched both located underneath her wing. She’s only 5 months old, I’m slowly bonding with her, yet she still is startled of...
  4. O

    GCC questions

    Hello, I'm a new GCC owner. My GCC, kiwi, is 13 weeks old I got her when she was 9 weeks. 1. Which toys should I buy her? 2. Will she start making a lot more noise as she grows, she makes noise when I get away from her (she tries looking for me). Finally, 3. Is it normal for her not to grab...
  5. D

    Conures fighting

    Hi, I have two conures and I had a question. So when either one conure takes a shower or both do, they start arguing and fighting when they are together. They tackle each other and have loud voices. I’ve searched a bunch but have not found anything. Is it something with their appearance? Smell...
  6. squeak514

    Jealous Lovebird ??

    My lovebird, Peaches, has a habit of biting whenever I have company over. She loves seeing new people and is quick to fly right to them, but whenever I get close (usually to pick her up myself or remove her if requested), I receive a nice, painful bite. When it's just her and I, she's incredibly...
  7. T

    I have some questions about my two cockatiels.

    Hello! I purchased a month ago 2 cockatiels Tali (female) and Artyom (male) they are 9 months old and I'm curious to know if I'm not making any mistakes and I want to know how can I strengthen the relationship with them. They don't have a pallet diet yet (it's hard to find pallets where I live...
  8. L

    Is the smell of toothpaste harmful to birds?

    I know birds have sensitive respiratory systems and scented stuff can kill them. I have been seeing a lot of videos on Youtube with people brushing their teeth with their birds on their shoulder or with their birds nearby, and I was wondering if the scent of toothpaste is harmful to birds? I...
  9. CrazyCakes

    Are Himalayan salt lamps safe?

    I've been researching as much as I can before I turn this on but all I see are mixed reviews. Are these safe for use with my parrot?