On 10/23/04, Penny wrote:
> On 10/23/04, Jane wrote:
>> On 10/20/04, Michael L wrote:
>>> On 10/20/04, Jane C wrote:
>> Thanks very much for your reply, one last piece of advice,
>> since posting the previous note he has become constantly
>> screaming all day until bed. neadless to say I have a very bad
>> headache. Any advice, why, and what we should do?
>> Thanks again
> It is possible that the bird was too young to be weaned and is
> screaming for food (handfeeding formula). I would find out what
> formula they gave him at the pet store and try feeding him some
> from a spoon to see if he wants it. He make be screaming from
> hunger. Some birds wean later than others, or he may just need
> the comfort of handfeeding something warm because he's in a new
> place. You could also try warm oatmeal or warm applesauce, but I
> would almost bet on the handfeeding formula. Let us know how
> things go.
P.S. Make sure you feed it warm and follow the directions for
mixing and temperature on the can.