Maybe let the bird pick you :0) Thats what I tell people who
buy baby cockatiels from me. Not all of my babies are the
same size. Once in a while I get whats called a runt in
dogs. But the runts are cute too and lots of people want
You want one that wants to be on you and isnt afraid.
Just make sure the bird is healthy and you should be fine.
On 7/24/06, Nancy wrote:
> I just went to look at Amazons. I like two but only want
> one. Should I get the full sized handsome one who is
> kinda friendly but acts shy and afraid and squaks a bit
> when I go to pick it up . . . or the under - sized one
> that is more interactive and less afraid. Neither is
> exactly cuddly but one at least sits there without running
> away when you go to pick it up. I'm afraid the smaller
> one might not be as healthy but there's no evidence of
> that except she's about 20-25 percent smaller than the
> average Amazon. She looks healthy but smallish. The Big
> Fraidy Cat is also a nice bird.