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Re: Mumbles VS Papa Round 1

Posted by Pauljr on 12/05/06
(28) Comments

    On 12/05/06, Debbie wrote:
    > On 12/05/06, Pauljr wrote:
    >> On 12/05/06, Wondering wrote:
    >>> Why is it that you insist they HAVE to get along? Isn't it
    >>> enough that they are each good birds in their own right?
    >>> I can't believe that I'm reading that one of them will have
    >>> to go just because they don't like each other.
    >>> Surprisingly, siblings that don't get along usually get to
    >>> remain in the same home. Granted, not always by choice, but
    >>> those pesky laws make it so difficult to get rid of one kid!
    >>> How about you and your husband enjoy them for who they are
    >>> and make provisions that they do not HAVE to have direct
    >>> contact with each other. Is that too much to ask?
    >>> How very sad that you would re home one of them because they
    >>> don't fit into the "ideal mold" that you have envisioned in
    >>> your mind.
    >>> How about you try practicing a selfless act of love? So you
    >>> didn't get Ozzie and Harriet of the bird world. So what?
    >>> Deal with it and make it work.
    >> What a loving post, Im not sure who made this post but
    >> im sure it isnt my ex
    >> Pauljr
    > I bet the best thing your exwife ever did was become your exwife

    I know forsure the post above wasnt my ex wife and im sure now
    it wasnt debbie either...hahahaha

    >>> On 12/04/06, Pamela wrote:
    >>>> Need some help or ideas. Mumbes and Papa are both DYH
    >>>> Amazons. Mumbles is 12 and a female, Pap is 45+/- and a
    >>>> male. We have had Mumbles 8 years next month, Papa 3 years
    >>>> Christmas Eve.
    >>>> I have been hoping and praying (no success) that they would
    >>>> at least tolerate each other but no such luck.
    >>>> The other day Papa fell off his cage before I got home from
    >>>> work, hubby spent 15 minutes trying to get him back on cage
    >>>> (Papa doesn't know what to think of men). The whole time
    >>>> he was trying to get Papa back on his cage Mumbles was
    >>>> trying everything she could think of to get off her cage
    >>>> and go after Papa.
    >>>> Hubby said you need to do something before one of them
    >>>> really gets hurt. I have started putting their cages side
    >>>> by side at night and all day. So far all they do is say
    >>>> nasty stuff back and forth, although Papa does dance his
    >>>> heart out for her.
    >>>> If I can't get them to at least be nice and not try and
    >>>> attack each other I am going to have to find a home for one
    >>>> of them per husband. Which I know he is right if either of
    >>>> them got seriouly hurt it would tear me up.
    >>>> Any ideas on what to do?