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  1. D

    Bonding is going backwards!

    Three weeks ago I got a little Lovebird named Casanova. Bonding started off really slow and he wanted absolutely nothing to do with me but lately things have been progressing so fast. Within a span of three days (this past Sunday to Tuesday) he started eating Millet from my hand, he started...
  2. Kamarro

    Bonding with a newly adopted Conure

    Hi! I’m am a new bird mom. I recently adopted through a pet store a (green cheek?) conure. I’ll attach a picture. Anyways, I know I have to acclimate her to him (I just assume because of not knowing sex) new home, how can I bond with her. Any tips and tricks? He is rather nippy per store, but...
  3. M

    New to the community

    Good morning all you bird lovers! My name is Michael and I am new to this community. I have previously owned several birds including a tiel, peach and Fischer's Lovebirds, a quaker and my last and most precious is a TAG. But I am moving up into the world of large birds by welcoming home a 3 year...
  4. T

    New Bird Alert!

    Hello! My names Titan and I just recently joined Parrot Forums with the hope of learning new ways to give my birds the best life possible. I currently have one male cockatiel named Phish who I’ve had for around 6 months now. Sometimes he’s a little demon but I love him regardless. I also decided...
  5. SamBeben

    Struggling with Bonding with Sun Conure

    Hi all! We bought a sun conure at about 4 months old. The breeder had us do some barbaric training methods which we stopped very soon after leaving the breeder. Obviously this has left the sun conure fearful of us and our hands. I've been training with him to step up onto a stick and...
  6. C

    I need help with my birds!!

    Hi everyone! I'm new here and I really need some advice and help! I have two birds a budgies (boo) who's about 4 and a lovebird (peachy) who is just turning 2. During this quarantine they have been spoiled so much, they got a new cage, toys and they come out of the cage so much. But lately I...
  7. A

    Sun conure Behavior

    Hello! I have a sun conure named mango and have had him for 2 months now. He is fantastic but his behaviour is confusing. When we train he happily gives me kisses and will lightly nibble my finger for treats but will not dare let me touch him. I have a clicker and tried stick training but is...
  8. SamBeben

    Baby Sun Conure Doesnt like us

    Hi all! We got a 4 month old sun conure about a month and a half ago. The breeder we got him from wanted us to do this towel training with him to tame him but it hasn't worked out for us. We stopped the training a while ago but he is still somewhat afraid of us and very independent to where he...
  9. AspiringBirdPerson

    Question about conure bonding?

    Hi everyone, i have two green check conures that I got two years ago. since then I have been working with them and training them every single day, by now they know many tricks and games but they still don’t seem bonded to me... the male, Loki is jumpy and afraid of any new objects... he bites...
  10. African_charlie

    How to take a parrot out of cage

    i recently adopted a one year old African grey charlie:grey: we didn't bond properly i had him for about a month so he can eat from my hand inside the cage but still doesn't like me :( and i love him sooo much. the only thing is his old owners never took him out of the cage witch im really...
  11. texsize

    Luna's trip to the pet shop

    I took Luna to the pet shop in a transfer cage today. I wanted to see how the RLA would react to Luna. The whole thing was a bust.:smile011: Luna was to uncomfortable in the new and strange surrounding of the store. She barely noticed the other bird. The RLA was only interested in US...
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