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Old 04-14-2017, 01:29 AM
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hello expert breeder
i have one question?
my cockatiel pair have 3 babies and due to some issues with the cage i have to move the pair and babies....
i just wanted to ask your opinion that is it safe for the babies to move them.
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It's not recommended to move the nest, as this could result in the parents abandoning the babies. What is the issue with the cage?

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It will depend on the personality of the pair and also on how safe they feel in the new location. It's often possible to move breeders without any problems.

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You can try to change their cage. But be prepared if they reject all the babies. You will need a brooder, and experienced handfeeder, and depending on the age, you will need to give up your sleep too.

Unless the cage is physically broken and causes a threat to their safety, you should just leave them be until the chicks are fledged and weaned. About 8-10 weeks old for cockatiels.
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