sleep habits

  1. E

    Not sleeping

    My pineapple green cheek isn’t sleeping the full 12 hours. I’m not doing anything to wake her up but she always wakes up before 12 hours or even 10 hours. What can I do to help her get her sleep
  2. Charlie sleeps weird_june 8 2023.jpeg

    Charlie sleeps weird_june 8 2023.jpeg

    A terrible photo of Charlie sleeping in his weird, horizontal position.
  3. L

    Sleep length changing

    Lumi, a quaker parrot, was asking to got o her sleep cage at 6 pm November (when got her) through January. The last week she has been asking to go to bed earlier and now she is consistently in bed at 5pm. I am still waking her up between 6:45 and 7:15 am. Why would she change her sleeping...
  4. M

    sleeping behaviour

    why does my INR of 2-3 years sleep during the day (active up to 11 am and sometime during 1-3) and goes hyperactive at night?
  5. B

    Perches and toys, help?

    Hello everybody, I was looking at some new perches and toys for Cookie's cage, but I think I am becoming paranoid... So, most of the current cage accessories are inherited from my dearly missed cockatiel Pachito, but he definitely wasn't as active (destructive) as this little GCC hurricane...
  6. Ezekiell

    How to manage bird sleeptime?

    I’ve read that parrots need between 10-12 hours of sleep a night, otherwise their health is at risk. I’m wondering how people who work during the day manage this? For example; Our usual day is we both get up between 6-6:30am, leave for work at 7am, return home at 3:30-4pm, our bedtime is usually...
  7. S

    Sleep/ how much?

    What's a good amount of time for your caique to sleep? I'm curious because we have had an irritable bird of late
  8. veimar

    How do you deal with different sleeping needs of your birds?

    Hi again, I started noticing a little problem with my birds' sleep habits. They are all housed in close proximity to each other (and I cannot put them anywhere else). My birds have very different needs for sleep - my gcc never sleeps more than 8-9 hours with no day naps, and budgies are also not...