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Re: Peach Face Lovebird Regurgitating

Posted by CJ on 5/18/07
(11) Comments

    On 10/30/06, victoria wrote:
    > Thank you! I had already removed the bell on Sunday. I washed
    > it off again and the bird was so upset and immediately started
    > regurgitating on it again. Common sense told me that it could
    > not be healthy for my bird. He wasn't too happy that the bell
    > dissappeared. (he has plenty of other toys) I thought it odd
    > that he didn't become bonded to this bell until the day I put
    > him into the bigger cage. Yesterday I bought a "companion" on
    > trial bases... I'm keeping them in separate cages until I see
    > whether my bird will be territorial to the other. If mine is a
    > male, I'm told it will not allow another male into his domain
    > gracefully, so I am going to wait a day or two before trying
    > put them together in the same cage. Do you agree? I am open to
    > any and all advise! THANKS
    > On 10/30/06, Andie wrote:
    >> Your lovebird is "feeding" it's "mate." It has bonded to
    >> this bell and is trying to show it it will be a good parent.
    >> If the bird is doing this excessivly I would remove the
    >> bell. If the bird does this too much for too long it can rob
    >> him from his own nutrients. It's always a good idea to
    >> rotate toys so they don't get attached to any one toy, and so
    >> they don't get bored. Good luck.
    >> Andie
    >> On 10/27/06, Victoria Gamache wrote:
    >>> My bird is regurgitating on it's bell. Covering the entire
    >>> bell with food. If I wash it off, it covers it again. This
    >>> started when I bought it a new much larger cage. Is it
    >>> happier? Upset? It has loved always playing with his bells.
    >>> This is the larger bell out of six. The pet store thought
    >>> that it was showing affection to the bell. Not sure what to
    >>> do, if anything.
    >>How can u tell if a peach-face is a male or a female