Parrot Forum Header Left  
Go Back   Parrot Forum - Parrot Owner's Community > Species Specific > Conures

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 07-15-2020, 03:17 PM
Senior Member
Parrots:
Marcy - double yellow Amazon Mac - blue front Amazon Loki - rosefront conure
Join Date: Aug 2018
Location: HI
Thanks: 318
Thanked 148 Times in 91 Posts
Boki is on a distinguished road
Side of the conure head

I have read over and over in this forum not to over stimulate your bird by petting the back or wings. Such stimulation can lead to surges in hormones. Not a good thing. Stick to petting on the top of the head.

My conure does not like for me to pet top of the head. Just her personality I guess. But sometimes she leans the side of her into my hand and seeks a rub. Is this OK? Normal? Or should be avoided?

Any thoughts?
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Boki For This Useful Post:
SailBoat Supporting Member (07-15-2020)
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 07-15-2020, 03:26 PM
Owlet's Avatar
Senior Member
Parrots:
Lincoln (Eclectus), Apollo (Cockatiel)
Join Date: Oct 2016
Location: Colorado
Thanks: 650
Thanked 3,339 Times in 1,251 Posts
Owlet is on a distinguished road
Re: Side of the conure head

the head is a safe zone
__________________
Looking for art of your avian friend? Click here!
Lincoln adopt date: 11/21/2016
Apollo hatch date: 10/13/2018
Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Owlet For This Useful Post:
Boki (07-16-2020), SailBoat Supporting Member (07-15-2020)
Reply

Lower Navigation
Go Back   Parrot Forum - Parrot Owner's Community > Species Specific > Conures

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Lucky sways from side to side when I do too. Why is this? luckys_dad Eclectus 0 06-13-2020 02:08 PM
Sun Conure plucked all flight feathers on right side...? Kequila Questions and Answers 3 09-30-2015 07:31 AM
What are some down side of owning green cheek conure or love bird?? CYNToronto Questions and Answers 8 01-01-2015 06:17 PM
Think a generic vacuum cuts it? Think again! (My side-by-side test) Kiwibird Off Topic 7 06-25-2014 09:34 PM
Yellow-side Conure vs Linnies monipinkrose Questions and Answers 3 10-02-2010 10:23 PM



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.