Cockatiels can make lovely pets. Not only are they usually very friendly and affectionate, but with a little effort, they can be taught how to talk. However, if not handled properly as chicks or if not given regular attention as adults, cockatiels and quickly become scared, nervous, and sometimes aggressive animals. This guide is intended [...]
This bird doesn't appreciate having his cage "fixed"... he probably reacts the same as many of us would, should someone come along and squash our homes. Maybe his owner is just pranking his favorite feathered friend. Caution: this bird has a potty mouth!