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Re: Baby cockatiels

Posted by Laurie on 4/30/08
(3) Comments

    If they are still begging for handfeeding, hand feed them.
    Continue until they refuse it. Place millet in the cages to
    encourage them to eat on their own, and I use zupreem before
    going to normal seed.

    On 4/26/08, Connie wrote:
    > It usually takes 6-8 weeks before they can be weaned or wean
    > themselves from the hatching date. By then, they should be
    > on seeds, fruits & veggies or whatever they like. Mine go
    > straight from baby birdie food to seed fom 6-8 weeks. Most
    > of the time, they will let you know because they will start
    > rejecting the formula and go straight for the seeds.
    > Congrats to you! Connie :)
    > On 4/18/08, Zona wrote:
    >> when can I put my baby cockatiels in there own cage? when
    >> can they eat on there own? All 3 were hatched by March 15,
    >> 2008. Please help, this is my first babys.