Re: friend's 2 pair cockatiels keeps having babies
Posted by Denise on 12/07/11
On 11/22/11, bernie wrote:
> my friend got 2 pairs. ONE pair keeps having chicks. They
> started shorty after he got them . and they have not
> stop.. they had the first set of chicks and before the
> chicks left the nest box, THE hen laid again ,again and
> again. Now i hear there are 2 new eggs in the nest box
> again. WHAT can he do to stop them from having any more
> chicks. before any thing happen to the hen
> cheers and thank you
They need to take the nestbox away to give the hen a break!
As long as they have a box, they will keep breeding!