A Cockatiel Can’t Deal with Change

Note: This story was originally written for the North County Aviculturists’ Newsletter, AviNews in 2008. I no longer have TJ and some of my teils are outside these days.


All of my cockatiels are housed inside my living room, and given the run of the house every other night or so. Few of them like to leave the living room, and some nights they just don’t want to leave the cage. It’s more often a summer night that has them out looking around, and more often the youngsters than the older birds. Just for references, I have 14 cockatiels, one that was purchased, the rest rehomed to us. Continue reading “A Cockatiel Can’t Deal with Change”