On 4/24/09, DAN wrote:
> On 4/23/09, karen wrote:
>> On 4/23/09, dan wrote:
>>> On 4/23/09, karen wrote:
>>>> On 4/22/09, dan wrote:
>>>>> I have a 2 year old timneh male, who mates with my wife,
>>>>> but only perches with me. I am his principal caregiver,
>>>>> but it is curious how he always perches with me and never
>> Just how does he act around your wife?
>> What does he do to make you think he "mates" with your wife?
> He does the mating dance, and regurgitates for her, as well as she
> can kiss him, flip him on his back, all things he never does with
> me. I have a female orange wing who does those things with me. It
> is definitive. Yet Kehar(tag) almost never perches with my wife.
It sounds as if you are the flock leader
& your wife is a play mate/loved one
My TAG is about 15 yrs old loves to play
He does not sit on hands for long as he wants to do other things
They are smart little guys, looking for the next game