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wing flipping

  1. pubbykid

    wing flipping

    I recently had my Eclectus boarded when I went out of town so I had no control over her diet for a week. Tonight while watching her I noticed she was wing flipping, I have not noticed any toe-tapping but I would like to address the issue as soon as I can. She has two cuddle bones as well as a...
  2. B

    Wing flipping

    Hello! My budgie keeps on flipping her wing up like when you raise your arms up. She does it very slowly, and often leans to one side. Could this mean that she's hurt? She is still very energetic and playful. She still flies around, so I don't know whether or not I should bring her to a vet.
  3. P

    Video Curious behavior of conure

    Hello, My bird is playing in a cage, and it spreads its wings short and fast like that and then folds it. When I saw on the internet, they said that the reason birds flap their wings is when they feel good or when they want to get rid of it because they are uncomfortable. I don't know why, so...
  4. mars

    Wing Flipping Advice

    Hi all! This is my first post here. I care for a 5 year old SI eclectus female, Nefertari (Nef for short). She's my only bird (and first "big bird"). I've had her for 3 years and she is the sweetest creature on earth. I'm moving and inadvertently causing her a lot of stress. She and I are...