Is The Hole Too High in This Nest Box?

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Allan D writes:

 

It seems to me that the PrevuePet Cockatiel Nest Box, like all the other nest boxes, has the opening for the bird located too high.

 

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When the bird is inside it has to do a standing jump of about 5 inches to get out, in fact, I can’t quite imagine how the bird manages to get out. 

 

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Why is It So Critical to Know Different Pet Bird Species?

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Why is it so important to understand the differences between bird species?

 

I’m not ashamed to say we get more deliveries from Amazon (like most Americans) then we care to talk about.

 

This week a new Amazon driver “Patrick” handed off an envelope then said “I’ve never been here before – this place looks cool.”

 

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Why I Think My Birds Are Happy

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Lynn H writes

 

Hi. First of all, thank you much for all of your valuable information.

 

It is greatly appreciated.

 

RE: Do You Think That Birds Are Unhappy in a Bird Cage?

 

I have had a total of three birds: a cockatiel, a quaker parakeet and a Senegal parrot since 1990.

 

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What Lighting Should I Use For A 6 Month Old Cockatiel?

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Hi, Mitch and the wonderful people at Windy City Parrot!

 

Can you advise me about lighting for my six-month-old female cockatiel?

 

I have been reading your blog posts about the importance of lighting, and I want to get it right for her.

 

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How Much Freedom Should Our Young Cockatiel Have?

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We have a 2-month-old cockatiel and was told to limit his time out of the cage.

 

15 mins in the morning and 15 mins at night.

 

For at least 2 weeks.

 

Curious as to why this is so important?

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Is There A Smaller Micro-chip Available For Small Birds?

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LL (G2MomPerson) asks

Is there a smaller micro-chip available for smaller birds like a Goffins Cockatoo or Cocktail?

 

I asked my avian vet & she wasn’t aware of a smaller chip for smaller birds/animals.

 

If there is a smaller chip, what is it called & who makes it?

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