cockatiel tolerating winter temperatures...

Discussion in 'Caged Birds - Finches, Canaries, Cockatiels, Parro' started by pattiey, Feb 15, 2015.

  1. pattiey

    pattiey New Egg

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    my cockatiel excaped in Feb... now it has turned to almost 0 degrees at night... I am wondering if he will survive this... and the best way to get him back home??? It has been a week... now we are getting 6 inches of snow.
     
  2. cavemanrich

    cavemanrich Overrun With Chickens

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    FIRST THE POSITIVE......
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    Now for the realistic [​IMG]. I have never heard of anyone ever get their escaped house bird back. That does not mean that it never happened in this GREAT WORLD OF OURS . The math statistics is not in your favor. ;( Of course I'm SAD FOR YOU.
     
  3. Tony K T

    Tony K T Overrun With Chickens

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    Was he inside?If so,he will not survive for long outside.Someone may find him/her on their window sill or at their bird feeder if he/she makes it.I raise mine outside year round so they do climatize to your weather,but have to be out when the temps change to climatize.
    In N.H.,Tony.
     

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