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Re: Confused 'tiel. EDIT

Posted by Kitty.J on 6/07/05
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    On 6/07/05, Emma wrote:
    > On 6/07/05, Emma wrote:
    >> Well here's the deal: A while ago I rescued an at least
    >> 15yo cockatiel called Bud from an American lady my mum
    >> works with along with his pal, Stupid. They're both males
    >> and seemed devoted to each other until:
    >> One day I saw Stupid sitting by himself - v. unusual for
    >> him as he's always with Bud. I thought Bud might be dead
    >> but he was sitting in a Bourkes' sized nestbox with a
    >> Bourkes' on eggs :S. I thought this was maybe a one-off
    >> but he sits in there with the Bourkes' full time. I only
    >> rarely see him out to eat and suchlike. Poor Stupid sits
    >> on the nestbox perch outside all day long, periodically
    >> peering in at his friend. What on earth do I do? The
    >> nestbox hole is only 2' now so I can't make that any
    >> smaller or nothing will be able to get in. Why is
    > Bud - (sorry I put Stupid in the first post)
    >> sitting on this Bourkes' eggs along with it???
    >> Help required lol
    >> -Emma

    Well maybe your tiels are acting liek society finches and are
    like helping out? I dunno. But i have a question, why do you
    have a tiel named Stupid? I think a bird of beauty ( all
    birds) diserve a good name, but Stupid, or does Stupid mean
    something else?