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I Have a Pet Cockatiel

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 43 People

    Evil Fluffy Cuteness

    My cockatiel absolutely loves to watch television. I think the bright colorful lights and sounds excite him. He is especially crazy, however, when it's a very emotional, climatic scene, and the best is when it's a very sad one: The characters are crying, I'm bawling and grabbing...
    mintleaf mintleaf 18-21, F Feb 19, 2011

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    He sings and squawks.

    Yellow with orange cheeks. Sometimes he flies around the house. The name is Rosie. Does that make him a girl? lol...
    cottonbreeze cottonbreeze 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 25, 2014

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    Petee Our Long Time Family Member

    I have a pet Cockatiel she is 21 years old. Recently we have noticed she is passing huge patches of water and drinking a lot too. She is eating well and very active. I have noticed twice now two incidents of where she was tottering around unsteady on her legs...
    nighteskimo nighteskimo 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 4, 2009

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    Cockatiels are the best pets.

    Mine is over 10 years old and acts like a little dog. She "barks" when she hears me come home and follows me while I walk around my house. They are better than dogs or cats because they live longer and are cheaper to maintain. Cockatiels rule!
    omgroceries omgroceries 36-40, M May 24, 2014

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    Soon To Be A New Tiel Mommy!!

    I am going to ohio to adopt my very first cockatiel! the information i have on him is,hes obviously a male,he was adpopted from his owner at 6 months and she has had him for a year,so hes a year and a half. i had pictures sent to me of the little guy and he looks very healthy!! i...
    newtielmommy newtielmommy 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 26, 2013

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    How do you all deal with poop?

    My little baby is named Kiwi. She is a lutino cockatiel, got her last year when she was a baby tiel :) she's very fiesty! It always has to be her way. She is pretty cuddly... when she wants to be pet that is ^^ she knows what my car lock noise sounds like and calls for me like...
    kbeary kbeary 18-21, F Jul 6, 2014

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    My Lovely Cockatiel

    My lovely cockatiel call  Raito, he is very special for me and my family. The first thing I do when I wake up in the morning is to open the cage  catch him and kiss him. He loves to jump on my head. He is a good singer and every time one family member open the gate, he make a...
    Adrihana Adrihana 31-35, F 2 Responses May 31, 2011

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    Monty

    I had the greatest pet Cockatiel called Monty, when I was married to The Ogre..anyway,Monty went everywhere I did with his wings clipped,he'd go with me in the car,even having showers with me,and he went to the baby's stress test in the hospital with me while I was pregnant,and...
    cryingoveryou cryingoveryou 41-45, F 4 Responses Aug 27, 2009

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    My Pet

    His name's Amos, he's five years old, and he's so adorable. I love him, he's my lil' buddy :) He is always happy to see me when I walk in the room, and makes me feel needed and loved. His whole body quivers and he starts doing this thing with his throat that reminds me of a cat...
    Anonymoid Anonymoid 26-30 1 Response Oct 5, 2008

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    Her First Egg!

    Sunshine, my Cockatiel pictured in my profile image, has layed her first egg tonight! She's 1 year and 8 months old, so I figured this would happen soon- she was doing this funny stance for the past week or two with her butt up and chirping softly, which seemed to me like a...
    DominiqueKatrina DominiqueKatrina 22-25, F Mar 15, 2011

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    Hey everyone. Just wanted to know

    if there is anyone who has had a cockatiel and has any info for me. I haven't actually got my cockatiel yet but it would be helpful if anyone could give me some information about them that may help down the line. Plz
    SweetWolf2 SweetWolf2 13-15, F Oct 15, 2014

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    I don't really have pet peeves...I have major psychotic fuc&ing hatreds.
    Bumblelion Bumblelion 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 9

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    Hi, I'm Joanna. I'm 26 years old and I live in the USA. I can't have any pets. First of all, I wouldn't be that good of a pet owner. Owning a pet requires a lot of responsibility...
    joannaher123 joannaher123 26-30 Mar 1

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    I really don't understand why domestic pet rats are so frowned upon. Honestly the best pets that I have ever had before. I have a male called Mr Beads and three girls named Little...
    elenorr elenorr 18-21 3 Responses Mar 2

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    I have two Pet Rats, Both girls named Kookie & Pepsi. They are sisters and are exactly 4.56683 months old (On 09/03/15). Kookie is a either a Dove, Blue or Mink Berkshire Rat (It's...
    Jazzo12 Jazzo12 26-30, F Mar 9

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    I've got about a million pet peeves. One huge one is when people of another race try to act like they know about my race. It's one thing to be curious or appreciate it but it's...
    Allforaview Allforaview 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 3

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    When I send someone a message and they read it, and don't reply. That's probably one of my top pet peeves
    Born2Inspire Born2Inspire 18-21, M Mar 4

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    With St. Patrick's Day coming up, here are two of my pet peeves... 1) the 4-leaf clover 🍀 is NOT a symbol of either Ireland or St. Patrick. The three leafed shamrock is. 2...
    salix75 salix75 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 11

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    My pet peeves are a lot 1) guys who wear they're jeans below they're butt 2) tv shows that have a lot of commercials 3) when my hair is fuzzy I'm out of time I can't straighten...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 11

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    I'm a middle aged man My pet peeves have been refined over the course of decades. The problem is that I'm smarter than everyone, so people being dumber than me is at the top of...
    Some1umayNo Some1umayNo 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 12

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    Don't message me if you don't have anything to say. Don't bullshit with me. Don't ask me where I'm from and expect me to be specific. I'm not telling you. We don't know each other...
    Allforaview Allforaview 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 5

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    Clean the lint trap when you're done with the dryer. Change the roll when the toilet paper runs out. If you drop something on the floor, do pick it up; at least before you leave...
    TheBadgeringWitness TheBadgeringWitness 26-30 3 Responses Mar 11

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    I hate it when parents spend more time taking photos of their children than actually interacting with them. What use will your photos be when your child moves off to university...
    JohnVBlackburn JohnVBlackburn 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 12

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    I have five handsome boys in a HUGE cage. Most of my boys are rescue. Two of them only have 1/4 inch of tail. I'm dreading my oldest man passing away, he's about 3 years old now.
    DreamingDreamingDreaming DreamingDreamingDreaming 22-25, F 14 hrs ago

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    when someone texts you, and you respond, and then they don't respond. Like, it's one thing to ignore me if i'm the one texting you first, but YOU were the one who sought ME out...
    Scoodaloop Scoodaloop 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 1

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    To those of you that intentionally take up more than one parking space in a busy lot: Some of us view this as an invitation to practice drawing on your car with a key.
    Bumblelion Bumblelion 31-35, M Mar 3

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    When people try to be anorexic. I'm apart of the anorexic groups because I am anorexic and all I see are people posting on there about needing an Ana buddy to help them not eat...
    kxCobra kxCobra 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 7

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    I hate when I'm going home and I go to shut my computer down so I can take it home and it says "now installing update 1 of 25" ...wtf!!!
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 11

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    Only two that I really notice. Leaving time on the microwave. And the worst, chewing. Hearing people chew with their mouth open, or smacking for no reason. Do not like that at all...
    ChelleDallas16 ChelleDallas16 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 13

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    people who spell weird as "wiered". It doesn't even look or sound right if you spell it that way!!!!
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 16

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    It's been about a month since I lost my baby cockatiel Meeko in a tragic accident. I never thought I could be so attached to an animal. I have experienced the loss of numerous...
    nointentions nointentions 26-30, F Mar 9

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    I am 18 and when I was a kid I killer all 11 of my hamsters with industrial poison and shot my cockatiel bird with a BB gun. It only gets worse as your child gets older. Please...
    trinidadboi trinidadboi 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 12

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    I have a grey cockatiel and don't know how much it needs to eat it's still a baby only about a few months old. can someone tell me how much it needs to eat
    eternitygoeson eternitygoeson 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Pet owners will often time find that their pets have ear problems. This is something that happens sometimes, and the truth is that it can really be frustrating, especially if you...
    davidrichardno davidrichardno 26-30, M Mar 3

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    Many people know that arthritis can really be debilitating to humans, but what about pets? Pets can also suffer from arthritis. If you don’t treat pet arthritis, it can actually...
    davidrichardno davidrichardno 26-30, M Mar 17

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    PLEASE EVERYBODY TAKE NOTE: Please spread the word to others that buying a bunny for a young child is not recommended. Rabbits are highly intelligent animals that often become...
    SoulfulJourney SoulfulJourney 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I would love to chat with another pet...i am unusual...not a specific animal just a "pet" top my Mistress. i wear collar, tags, submit to her sexually, domestically...would love to...
    PropertyOfMistress PropertyOfMistress 51-55, M Mar 8

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    Hello. I'm looking for a long term pet. Preferably a puppy girl, but any pet will do. I'm looking for a total power exchange, please don't waste my time but I'd love to hear from...
    MasterOfPets MasterOfPets 18-21, M Mar 11

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    Hello. I'm looking for a long term pet. Preferably a puppy girl, but any pet will do. I'm looking for a total power exchange, please don't waste my time but I'd love to hear from...
    MasterOfPets MasterOfPets 18-21, M Mar 11

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    Our neighbors had a job for me so I went to their house. They had an adopted young daughter with autism. They fostered children and animals all the time, and currently were...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F Mar 5

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    Cruel ... very cruel It was a difficult discovery when I found where my pet put up a last defense against a pack of coyotes ... then to find composure to bury the dismembered body...
    WhoIsThatMaskedMan2 WhoIsThatMaskedMan2 56-60, M Mar 18

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    I have rescued 3 rabbits! •Mollo, who is an English Spot I have had for 2 years now! He's the most playful, cutest bun. He loves to cuddle! He was my first adoptee! He was such...
    SoulfulJourney SoulfulJourney 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I despise pettiness. I mean when I shovel snow, I do not shovel up to the exact inch of my property line. I will do more than my fair share of shoveling and help out a neighbor.
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M Mar 5