Bird Behavior

Are Cockatiels Smart?

Here Is How Smart Cockatiels Truly Are

Calling someone a bird brain used to be an insult to their intelligence. Over time, scientists have begun to realize what bird owners have known all along . . . having a bird brain is no joke after all. Are Cockatiels Smart? Cockatiels are actually incredibly smart. Avian experts say […]

How To Quiet A Cockatiel

Cockatiels Can Get Loud At Times – This Might Help!

Anyone looking for a quiet bird may find themselves on an impossible mission. All birds make noise, although some are, admittedly, louder than others. So just where do cockatiels fit in? Cockatiels can be incredibly loud birds. In fact, the loudest cockatiel shriek on record reached 123 decibels, about the […]

Are Cockatiels Louder Than Budgies?

Are Cockatiels Louder Than Budgies?

Both species are not very loud compared to other birds such as the parrot for example. Yet, the cockatiel and the budgie can wrack up the decibels if you are not used to having a birdie in your home. But which of the two is louder? The two bird types […]

Can Cockatiels And Budgies Live In The Same Cage?

Why Cockatiels And Budgies Should Not Live In The Same Cage

Budgies and cockatiels both have reputations as friendly, social birds, so it makes perfect sense for a bird owner to wonder whether these feathered friends can live together in harmony. After all, companion birds thrive on attention and friendship. Unfortunately, however, cockatiels and budgies are not ideal roommates. They have […]

Why Is My Cockatiel Shaking?

4 Reasons Why Your Cockatiel Is Shaking

Cockatiels are great household pets- they’re fun, easy to take care of, and cute, too. However, you may notice some strange behavior in your cockatiel that may cause you to worry. One such example of strange behavior is shaking but shaking is not usually a cause for alarm. If you […]

Are Cockatiels Friendly?

7 Facts That Show How Incredibly Friendly Cockatiels Are

Cockatiels are very uncomplicated and fun birds that are incredibly friendly. They love to sit on your shoulder or pluck at your hair with their beaks. This avian laddie or lady sings or whistles beautifully if they feel comfortable and know their best pal, namely you, is near. They stretch […]

Why Is My Cockatiel Screaming All The Time

7 Reasons Why Your Cockatiel Is Screaming All The Time

Cockatiels can be extremely noisy birds. This comes as no surprise to those who own and love them. Cockatiels relish in the sounds of their own unique voices, and they find frequent reasons to make themselves heard. Early in the morning and around bedtime in the evening are a cockatiel’s […]

Does My Cockatiel Recognize Me?

Do Cockatiels Really Recognize Their Owners?

Loud chirps, the flapping of wings and maybe your cockatiel is hanging upside-down from its perch; these are all good signs your feathery friend recognizes you. But how does your pet cockatiel know it’s really you? This article aims to shed some light on that very question. A cockatiel recognizes […]

20 Reasons Why Budgies Are Awesome Pets

20 Reasons Why Budgies Are Awesome Pets

While some pet owners may prefer a furry companion like a cat or dog, it is very important to think about your individual lifestyle and living situation before you bring home a larger animal. As wonderful as they can be as pets, sometimes a furry friend just requires more time, […]

Why Is My Budgie Biting Me?

6 Reasons Why Your Budgie Is Biting You

You have a cute budgie that you adore dearly. You want to spend time with it, play with it, and more. But come to find that, unfortunately, your budgie is biting you. This will naturally cause you to feel worried and will make you wonder what may be wrong with […]