How do get my cockatiel to come?
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Question by Maddie <3nett: How do get my cockatiel to come?
I really want my cockatiel to come to me when I say Here Boy or, Come , or mabey even MANGO. His name is mango so thats why I would say that. HELPPPPPPP.
Answer by Dave Womach
I’d recommend target training, it’s also called touch training or stick training. It teaches the bird to touch the end of the stick, so wherever you point the stick, the bird will go. If you target your hand then it will go there. You can eventually put it on a verbal cue so you don’t need a stick (this is called “recall training” in the parrot world) here is a bunch of how to do all this;
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The pearl cockatiel is identified by its pearl markings which are usually found on the back, nape and wings. They have scallop-like feathers and have established the third mutation of the cockatiel species. It is significant to note that the pearl in their body is an effect of feather pattern changes, not a color change. The pearl cockatiel has many nicknames: the pearled cockatiel, laced cockatiel, pearly tiels, pearly cockatiel, pearl tiels and opaline cockatiel. The part of their body where the wings, nape and back feathers are edged or laced with the yellow or white color is called pearling. There are both deeply pearled and lightly pearled birds.
Cockatiel color mutations include: cinnamon, fallow, lutino, normal grey, pearl (opaline), pied, silver, whiteface (albino). Cockatiel color cross-mutations include: cinnamon-pearl, cinnamon-pearl-pied, cinnamon-pearl-whiteface, dominant silver-whiteface, lutino-whiteface (albino).
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