Nickname Humor... what nicknames do your birds have?

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Parrots
Charlie (M) - 23 yrs - Peach Front Conure
Redshift (M)-22yrs - normal Cockatiel
Moon (M) - 2 ys - wf pied cockatiel
Chara (F)- 1 yr - wf pied cockatiel
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What silly nicknames do you name your critters? Redshift, my cockatiel, is 'Booger Bird' and Charlie, my conure, is 'Buzzsaw ' because of his habit of mowing through paper he's allowed to chew, LOL.
 
Great thread! It always amuses me how the nicknames I come up with are so much longer than their real names.

My GCC, Jax, is GreenGreen or Mr, Green Jeans.

All the rest I can think of are pretty boring and unimaginative.

Slater is SlaterGatorDaterBater
Dexter is Dexter RolyPoly
Ekko is Ekka-de-bek
Xander is XanderDander
Kodee is Kodee-Ko
Kimera is KiKi
 
My lorikeets
Mathew:
• Mr.Mathew Cuthbert (after Mathew Cuthbert in Anne with an E)
• Matta Matta
• The little naughty

Mia:
• May May
• Little May (after little May in Anne with an E)
• The little naughty
 
I love this thread! I’m sure we can all relate!
Sammy is Samuel when he’s being naughty.
Mia is always “miss Mia”
Rusty is buggy.
Corkey & nikii are squeak and squeakers.
Haha, I do the same thing when they're naughty!
Talli's whole name is Metallica, and I can't believe that the other birds haven't picked that up, I bet I end up saying it 5 times a day at least.
 
My birds' nicknames may not be funny because I speak to them in English. But I'll try to translate them (some of them I've already written but here are some old and new ones)

Zenek:
- Huligan (hooligan, not used any longer)
- Gałgan (togs)
- Dewastator (devastator)
- Zenobiusz (rather not used any longer)
- Srajdupa (shit-butt?)
*- Zen (only sometimes on PF)

Rozalka:
- małpa (monkey)

Angela:
- niebieska (blue, only sometimes used)

Bourkes (all their flock):
- różowe (pinks)

All flock:
- pierzaste (feathered ones)

Oh no, most nikcknames seem to be negative :ROFLMAO:
These aren't nicknames but for non-Polish speakers other name variations aren't obvious (I use them too. most of them are positive so I don't always use such words 😅 ):
Zenek --> Zenuś
Rozalka --> Rozalcia
Jaś --> Jasio, Jasiek
Fela --> Felcia
 
Tucker... Tuck Tuck. He says that, so I go with it.

Baxter... Miss B., Bee, or just Daddy's Girl :) She also calls herself Pretty Girl, in my voice ❤️
 
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Stormy: Mr. Fluffernutter, Fluffiebutt, Storem Worem, The Birb
Picasso: Cossie, Green Banana
Pepper: Peppy, Pepper-Depper, Dapper Depper
Apollo: Apollie, Baby, Bubs
 
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What silly nicknames do you name your critters? Redshift, my cockatiel, is 'Booger Bird' and Charlie, my conure, is 'Buzzsaw ' because of his habit of mowing through paper he's allowed to chew, LOL.
My cousin called her bird „lil pooper scooper“ because she would clean the poop off her branches
 
All of these are fantastic! This is officially my favorite thread on here now.

Bongo, my sassy Green Cheek:
‘Danger Floof’ (most common)
‘Munchkin-munchkin!’ (Has to be in a sing-song voice)
‘Bongo-Bubble’
‘Borb Adorb’
‘Le Floof’ (i used to call my first parrot this so often, it’s habit whenever I address any bird now 😅🤣)

…writing this has made me realize how much I just smash a lot of words together when I babble nicknames at her sometimes, oh boy.

Echo, a green Indian Ringneck baby:
‘Angry Avacado’
‘Happy Mango’
‘Happy Pear’
‘Sweet Potatoe’
‘Mando-bird’ (because his head looks like a Mandalorian helmet when he looks directly at us with his beak and we’re a house of starwars nerds)
I say ‘baby boy’ often enough he probably thinks that’s a nickname, too.

His nickname is pretty much tied to whatever posture I see him in. He does the cutest ‘Potato-plop’ when he sits.
 

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Our canary wing parakeet Akielle has garnered all sorts of colorful monikers depending on what sort of mood he's in such as...
  • Grumpocado
  • Pearnana
  • Sassquawk
  • Sky Tyrant
  • Cowboy Peephop
  • Pear prince
  • Shoulder gourd
  • Screaming nugget
  • Aki-47 (he sounds like an automatic rifle when a hawk flies by the window)
 
Our canary wing parakeet Akielle has garnered all sorts of colorful monikers depending on what sort of mood he's in such as...
  • Grumpocado
  • Pearnana
  • Sassquawk
  • Sky Tyrant
  • Cowboy Peephop
  • Pear prince
  • Shoulder gourd
  • Screaming nugget
  • Aki-47 (he sounds like an automatic rifle when a hawk flies by the window)
Aki-47, that is priceless!
 
Sky-Unwise lady
Tofu- The wise lady
 
Our canary wing parakeet Akielle has garnered all sorts of colorful monikers depending on what sort of mood he's in such as...
  • Grumpocado
  • Pearnana
  • Sassquawk
  • Sky Tyrant
  • Cowboy Peephop
  • Pear prince
  • Shoulder gourd
  • Screaming nugget
  • Aki-47 (he sounds like an automatic rifle when a hawk flies by the window)
omg, the 'Grumpocado' 😂 :ROFLMAO:
 
Some of the nicknames are very cool - Grumpocado, Angry Avocado, Happy Mango/Pear, SuperPooper, Green Banana and more... my ones are so boring :)
 

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