On 12/19/09, Pat wrote:
> Hi, I've never had a Cockatiel before. Does he/she need
> gravel like a canary?? Also, even when he can see me, almost
> all day long, he/she still whistles nonstop sometimes for 5
> minutes or longer..
> Thanks for the help
No Pat, he does not need gravel. He would benefit from
mineral grit which is a processed oyster shell and is soluble
in the crop/gut.
His whistling is normal behavior and he sounds like a happy