Re: I need help! My bird is too loud at night!
Posted by Liz on 8/12/06
Thank you so much.
I went to the pet store today and ran into a lady who also has
She told me almost the identical thing.
It makes sense now that I hear it.
I was trying to give him his "evening time" in the morning and
I think he must just see that as a bonus, not a replacement!
I will hang out with him when I get home from work and wean
him slowly like you said.
Again, thanks a lot.... I appreciate the advice.
On 8/12/06, Aly wrote:
> Greetings Liz and welcome to the board,
> Did you stop your evening playtime when you switched
> hours? Did he get his evening playtime cut off or do you
> still play with him in the evening when you get home at 11pm?
> Your best bet, wean him down to fewer hours. He is
> chirping and carrying on because he is calling to you. He
> knows your home and he wants to be with you. Try playing
> with him for 30 minutes. SLOWLY over a course of a few
> reduce the amount of time you spend with him. Wean him off
> of his evening playtimes slowly. Hope this helps. It won't
> be a quick fix. Be patient and try giving him something he
> likes to eat etc. to keep him occupied. Also is the room
> dark when you cover his cage or is their a lamp on? If the
> room is dark he should not squeak or say anything since
> a "predator" would find him. So instinctly he should be