Author: Shannon Cutts

Cinnamon Cockatiel

Cinnamon Cockatiel: Learn All About This Unusual Color Mutation

Wild cockatiels are typically grey, white, and yellow with bright orange cheek patches. But captive-bred cockatiels display a far broader spectrum of colors and patterns. Cinnamon is one such variation on the normal grey cockatiel coloration or mutation. As cockatiel breeders learn more about avian genetics, even more colors and […]

Is the Cockatiel the Right Pet Bird for You

Is the Cockatiel the Right Pet Bird for You?

Cockatiels are popular companion birds for all kinds of wonderful reasons. These small members of the parrot family are most closely related to their older, larger, louder cousins, the Cockatoos. But unlike Cockatoos, cockatiels can easily be housed in small spaces such as apartments or condos. While not quiet by […]