Re: breeding cockatoos
Posted by brad on 8/24/06
On 8/24/06, D.J. wrote:
> On 8/22/06, Dave wrote:
>> On 8/21/06, brad wrote:
>>> I have been considering getting a pair of cockatoos. I
>>> have also been doing alot of reading on the subject of
>>> breeding birds. I have come across several accounts of
>>> the female being severly injured or even killed by an
>>> enraged male. Is this common, or are the episodes just
>>> heavily written about? If it is common, are there ways to
>>> help minimize the risk?
>>> Thanks in advance,
>> Rather than answering specific questions that are only
>> opinions, it might be a good idea to check out an area that
>> can give you loads of information about breeding TOOs. The
>> area is called www.Mytoos.com.
>> Many people here don't care for this other site but it will
>> tell you everything about Cockatoos from A to Z. They are an
>> extreme group but they are thorough and many things they say
>> are absolutely true.
>> In your situation (possible breeding) they are especially
> BRAD Don't go to Mytoos Dave is setting you up. These
> people do not accept a breeder coming on and asking question.
> They don't beleive in breeding anything. They will hang
> you. D.J.
After reading over some of the stuff on the site, I got the idea
that they were anti-having cockatoos as pets\companion birds.
So I didn't post any questions to the site. Thanks for the