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by Aldeleen
Tue Apr 17, 2012 11:41 pm
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: What is too cold ??
Replies: 2
Views: 3373

What is too cold ??

Hi everyone !! I have a question and i hope that some of you can help me out.. I have 2 female ringnecks-- my older female is 6years old and my baby is now about 8 months old and i live in Johannesburg South Africa. My older female is a bit more adapted to sleeping in different cages but my baby gir...
by Aldeleen
Fri Jan 13, 2012 12:22 am
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: Mommy and baby fighting
Replies: 4
Views: 936

Mommy and baby fighting

Hi everyone, I'm curious to know.. My female of almost 6 years raised a foster baby this year succesfully.. the baby is not 4 months old and independant. I decided to keep the babe for company for the female-- desperately hoping its a male... But now, I've noticed some aggression between the 2 birdi...
by Aldeleen
Tue Nov 15, 2011 2:35 am
Forum: Breeding IRNs
Topic: Fledgling with mother
Replies: 1
Views: 488

Fledgling with mother

HI all! This season, my 5 year old female showed nesting behaviour... this was the second year that she laid eggs but this year she was much more focussed and determined that her unfertilized eggies would hatch! I contacted a breeder and they supplied me with a 2 day old chic--to maybe provide my br...
by Aldeleen
Thu May 28, 2009 7:01 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Huby's cousin Hugo the IRN
Replies: 18
Views: 2660

WOW Ive never seen such good shot of the birdies in-flight! love the green! Cant wait to expand my flock *sigh*! Not as yet but soon! You should take some more-- you are realy great at catching the 'right' moment! Makes me sad to think that my babes will never be able to fly like that again :( Take ...
by Aldeleen
Thu Feb 26, 2009 3:38 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Latest on my Pi-ko
Replies: 3
Views: 644

Latest on my Pi-ko

SO after the long avaited 2nd mault, my babes ring didnt come so my little Pi-ko is female-- So I would like to intuduce--LADY PI-KO! she is my joy and after the tragic event with her wing -- she is ok and getting on with things! She can move and stretch her left wing and she also seems more comfort...
by Aldeleen
Wed Feb 04, 2009 2:33 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: My youngest boy is growing up fast ..*UPDATED
Replies: 24
Views: 2249

Hi all seeing that we are on the topic :0 What do you guys think? Is my babes female-- I do think so...... Pi-ko has now, i think finished a second mault--- first one was around 12-13 months and Pi-ko is now is in 28 months Hatched ± Aug 2006..... Pi-ko is not loosing to many freather anymore-- the ...
by Aldeleen
Tue Feb 03, 2009 2:51 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: some more pics
Replies: 4
Views: 641

:) Thx Pinkdevil!!!
I do watchout for it! I try to buy the least abrasive paper! I have also heard about birdies getting hurt on the paper :(

i havent had a situation like that before -- but i will look out for it!! Ya shame man, they can realy be hurt by it too!
by Aldeleen
Mon Feb 02, 2009 11:52 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: some more pics
Replies: 4
Views: 641

EHEHEH THX!!! ye its sand paper--- they call it grid paper actually-- i fasten it around the perches for natural grid and to keep the nails short without cutting-- works wonderfully -- Pi-Ko also nibbles in the paper and i think she eats some of the grid? Im keeping an eye on the little birdie! You...
by Aldeleen
Mon Feb 02, 2009 5:09 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: some more pics
Replies: 4
Views: 641

some more pics

http://i690.photobucket.com/albums/vv261/Ally_photo/random366.jpg http://i690.photobucket.com/albums/vv261/Ally_photo/random372.jpg http://i690.photobucket.com/albums/vv261/Ally_photo/random373.jpg http://i690.photobucket.com/albums/vv261/Ally_photo/random376.jpg http://i690.photobucket.com/albums/...
by Aldeleen
Mon Feb 02, 2009 4:54 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Pi-ko--- special baby
Replies: 0
Views: 544

Pi-ko--- special baby

Hi all! Recently i posted on the Ringneck Stories threat-- but here is the pics! I took a pic to show the difference in his wing--- My babes has a broken wing-- he is ok now ands I had him at the avian specialist and we decided not to operate on the wing He is not in pain and i dont even think he no...
by Aldeleen
Wed Jan 28, 2009 11:33 pm
Forum: Ringneck Stories
Topic: My poor baby
Replies: 7
Views: 1558

Aawe Lauren Thank you so much!! I have been looking out for your post, maybe i missed them... but how are your babies doing? did any of the egg hatch! i know its been a long time! Pi-ko is ok-- he eats fine and back to his old self again! i dont think that he will miss flying that much-- he never re...
by Aldeleen
Wed Jan 28, 2009 4:30 am
Forum: Ringneck Stories
Topic: My poor baby
Replies: 7
Views: 1558

Im trying to make peace with it all but its a hard pill to swallow-- everytime i see him im reminded of it and how i wish i could fix it or just turn back time! Yes, he use to get his wings clipped but was in the middle of maulting and therefor able to fly, and then into the sliding door Thank you ...
by Aldeleen
Wed Jan 28, 2009 2:10 am
Forum: Ringneck Stories
Topic: My poor baby
Replies: 7
Views: 1558

My Pikkels is at home---- he visited the vet yesterday for x-rays and to possibly fix his left wing-- which shown up on the x-rays as broken After a long discussion with the vet-- we decided not to operate on his wing--- the case is as follows-- My job requires me to travel 1 or 2 weeks at a time an...
by Aldeleen
Mon Jan 26, 2009 3:57 am
Forum: Ringneck Stories
Topic: My poor baby
Replies: 7
Views: 1558

My poor baby

Hi all, I havnt posted in a while-- however today my heart is so sore and terribly worried about my little Pi-ko! I took Pi-ko to the general vet today about his wing-- the vet refered me to a specialist -- Pi-ko's wing is possibly broken and will need surgery to fix it! ;( My heart is so sore and i...
by Aldeleen
Fri Sep 19, 2008 4:46 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Bath time!
Replies: 1
Views: 641

Bath time!

Hey all-- just some pics!! My Pi-ko enjoying the return of summer with a bit of a splash!!! http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd226/Aldeleen/Personal017.jpg http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd226/Aldeleen/Personal018.jpg http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd226/Aldeleen/Personal020.jpg
by Aldeleen
Fri Sep 12, 2008 8:43 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: WHAT is under the cabinet???
Replies: 6
Views: 1096

ehhe too me he is 'just blue' eheheh :lol: i think its because i dont have something to like 'measure' him against-- i think that if you put Pi-ko and Sky together they might be the same or very similar!! :wink:

naah but he is like a more Turquise colour!! BUT THANK SO MUCH!! I'll tell Mr Pikkels!!!
by Aldeleen
Fri Sep 12, 2008 3:12 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: WHAT is under the cabinet???
Replies: 6
Views: 1096

So after some thought-- i decided to put a magazine back for Pikkels to shredd-- the poor babe is so happy doing it and i can live with the mess-- shame its ok!!! I think that Pikkels needs all the understanding he can gat through this confusing times--- So im just updating and showing how happy and...
by Aldeleen
Wed Sep 10, 2008 8:28 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: here is another
Replies: 7
Views: 1062

WoW ive never seen such a fid!! Incredible!!!

Please more pics!!! MORE!!! :-)
by Aldeleen
Wed Sep 10, 2008 8:26 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Sun is shining!!
Replies: 8
Views: 1151

Oh Lauren!! He is such a BEAUT!!! what a handsome fella!!!

Yeah get sum sun sunny on him!! They all need it --- although they might not like it!!

Ohh and soon to be Father !!!
by Aldeleen
Fri Sep 05, 2008 5:34 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: WHAT is under the cabinet???
Replies: 6
Views: 1096

you say young and old does it and also males and females-- i cleaned the nest up and moved the furniture- but im starting to think that i should put the magazine back--- shame he likes going there and shredding for hours on end!!!

Poor Pi-ko its the confused season!
by Aldeleen
Fri Sep 05, 2008 12:18 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: WHAT is under the cabinet???
Replies: 6
Views: 1096

WHAT is under the cabinet???

So here is the proof of Pi-ko making a mess! I dont realy know whay he is doing it!! http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd226/Aldeleen/Personal137.jpg http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd226/Aldeleen/Personal134.jpg http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd226/Aldeleen/Personal130.jpg http://i227.photo...
by Aldeleen
Thu Sep 04, 2008 11:43 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Lola wanted to show you..
Replies: 12
Views: 1365

HEHE hearing you taliking abou the doors and drawers makes me wonder! Pi-ko is also crawling into anything that opens--- like my chest of drawers-- eek i struggle to get him out there if he some how got in there- he also listens when i open them and then comes running! AND he scratches all my clothe...
by Aldeleen
Thu Sep 04, 2008 7:28 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Lola wanted to show you..
Replies: 12
Views: 1365

Lauren-- i wanted to ask you! Did Lola show and nesting behaviour before she laid the eggies-- like a while before or only just before laying? Im asking because-- I dont know whats up with my Pi-ko -- if he finds a magazine -- he will shredd it to pieces-- and also preferably under a something -- li...
by Aldeleen
Thu Sep 04, 2008 12:15 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Lola wanted to show you..
Replies: 12
Views: 1365

EHHEHE naughty naughty! YEP they've done it and there is the proof!

But it so exciting!! AAWWW i hope all goes well and in due time we can see the babies!! CUTENESS OVERLOAD MAN! Adorable!
Enjoy them Lauren!!!
by Aldeleen
Wed Sep 03, 2008 6:52 am
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: Variety of Diet!
Replies: 0
Views: 814

Variety of Diet!

HI all!! Ok so i come here to topic allot to read and to learn from others-- but i have a bit of a situation My Pikkels is now almost two years -- im waiting for the mault to say boy or girl!! So here is my question! Pi-ko doenst eat sunflower seeds-- he has never taken to them and only eats 'budgie...
by Aldeleen
Wed Sep 03, 2008 6:04 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Lola wanted to show you..
Replies: 12
Views: 1365

OMG-- WHAT!!?? im confused--!!! So Yoda--is in fact LOLA and she is now offially a girly!!! and soon to be mommy it seems!!

WOWLauren THATS so cool!

Congratulations! I never though that she would lay eggies so soon!! Isnt she still a bit young!!??
by Aldeleen
Thu Aug 21, 2008 7:21 am
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: Creative ideas?
Replies: 61
Views: 18243

Hi all

Donna, i think that getting a form for Birdy IDEAS are an AWESOME IDEA! I have a bit of a headache with my Blue Chicken.... I have spend so much money on toys -- perches ladder and bells..... plastic, wood, rope ect.. But my dear child doesn't want to know anything-- i brough 'BRIDY BORIDOS' with tr...
by Aldeleen
Thu Aug 21, 2008 7:00 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Comments/Questions
Topic: its over
Replies: 115
Views: 9623

Hi leo

OH Leo-- i read this post and i cried-- sat here at my desk and i cried! I felt your pain and distress when you came home and Tango was gone-- My Pi-ko did the same thing and escaped through a open window whilst i was at work! IT WAS TERRIBLE! But i found him-- or rather someone found him-- I MADE P...
by Aldeleen
Mon Aug 11, 2008 8:11 am
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: Neglect
Replies: 7
Views: 1264

Hi Sharlene! I am probably not someone with the best advise on this topic.. i aslo find it very hard knowing that i cannot spend as much time as what i wouldve liked to with my Pi-ko! It is very difficult knowing that they are such little creatres that totally depend on us for everything and its one...
by Aldeleen
Mon Aug 11, 2008 7:55 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Many recent pics of Sam! He/She is now 9 months old!
Replies: 17
Views: 1897

heheh l would also vote-- BOY!! Rami just has that look about him!!!
And look at the cheeky attitude there!
So cute!!

He is a lovely colour!
by Aldeleen
Mon Aug 11, 2008 7:50 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: look at this devil!!
Replies: 9
Views: 1380

WOW thats spectacular- the change i mean! Its pretty drastic!!! So if you ever had a doubt about your fids sex--- it should be gone now!!! lol! Like the before pictures doesnt realy give any indication of male or female-- its amazing!!! What cuteness!!! Im waiting for this seasons moult so that i c...
by Aldeleen
Thu Jul 17, 2008 10:49 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: The Box... (long post)
Replies: 4
Views: 763

HEHEHEHEHE i CANT HELP LAUGHTING AT YOUR PICS! HEHEEHE
The box pic is the best HEEHHE i dont know where they get their ideas from but somedays all you can do is laugh!!

It is so cute!!! HIM IN THE BOX!!!
by Aldeleen
Thu Jul 17, 2008 10:46 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Bath time
Replies: 8
Views: 1180

ooohhhooo your grey IRN is BEAUTIFUL!! S/He looks almost silver!! Absolutely stunning!!

Bathtime is the best ever!! Cant keep them away from the water!
by Aldeleen
Tue Jul 15, 2008 12:16 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Pretty Birdy!
Replies: 9
Views: 1217

hehehe it definitly something to do with the warmth of the light-- Pi-ko falls asleep on the lamp shade or he sits and sings for hours!! shame!!! The only problem is- they destroy the lamp shade completely-- cos where ever birdy goes his beak is sure to follow I dont mind though-- their pleasure is ...
by Aldeleen
Sun Jul 13, 2008 10:22 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Pretty Birdy!
Replies: 9
Views: 1217

Thank you all for the great comments! Ryelle, you say Pi-ko looks like Spit before his moult? mmmmm Spits is a male right? heheheh lol! Just asking! Im so afraid of confusing Pikkels by calling him "boy" if he is in fact "girl"-- !!! heheheh lol! He will probably moult again in S...
by Aldeleen
Thu Jul 10, 2008 11:19 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Pretty Birdy!
Replies: 9
Views: 1217

Pretty Birdy!

Hi all! Its been a while since my last post! But i got some great shots of my boy (a bit more sure that Pi-ko is male) hehe still who knows! I had a bit of a tradegy, Pi-ko is once again a single fid! Shame! My poor Lily girl flew away-- freek escape-- there was nothing i could do! I still feel so h...
by Aldeleen
Wed May 07, 2008 5:30 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: my baby!
Replies: 11
Views: 1548

HEHEH I have to say that Rocket is ABSOLUTELY stunning-- cute man!! check there in the shower and all weeeeeee!!! He likes that!! YE, i think its a HE!! I wouldnt have known the difference until i got my second fid, she is most deff female and there is difference in there little faces, its like the ...
by Aldeleen
Wed May 07, 2008 5:12 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Cutie-pie
Replies: 8
Views: 1228

I have tried to desyfer Pi-Ko's sex but i have given up--- Who cares really... Although i did adopt Lily, knowing that she is female with the idea that Pi-ko "looks" like a male..mmm risky... however hehehe I DONT CARE!! the two of them is so uniquely different!! hehehe Pi-ko runs the show...
by Aldeleen
Wed May 07, 2008 1:03 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Cutie-pie
Replies: 8
Views: 1228

hehehe Yoda is now Lola!! ahahha You just have to love them!!! heheh ag mommy man Sometimes i look at Pi-ko and i just want to hugg him >> he is SO CUTE but i dont think he would appreciate it!!! hahaha But i often just sit and watch him and SMILE!! hehe If you look at the first pic-he pulls his win...
by Aldeleen
Tue May 06, 2008 10:52 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Cutie-pie
Replies: 8
Views: 1228

Cutie-pie

So here is some pics of Pi-Ko! Lily is also there but she is not liking to pose so much!! (green) Pi-ko is now about 20 months old!! heheh i THINK Pi-ko is male...?? heheh Buts you neva know!! hahha enjoy!! http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd226/Aldeleen/Piko2/100_0939.jpg http://i227.photobucket....
by Aldeleen
Tue May 06, 2008 5:21 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Acrobat Bird
Replies: 7
Views: 1191

hehehhe :lol: I amazes me sometimes when the fids finds something ammusing... the find interest in the stranges things!!!

shame, the couch potato is so cute!!! SHAME!!! sleeping there all quietly!!!
by Aldeleen
Tue Mar 25, 2008 2:48 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Pic heavy.. *UPDATED*
Replies: 19
Views: 3040

Hi Lauren!! Im so intriqued with your Yoda-- keeping him sort of a "benchmark" (is thast what you call it) heheheh But i just posted a pic of Piko on-- (Proud of my fids) See how far Piko is with his ring-- but i have to tell you that i somedays think he/whatever is female-- he/she still e...
by Aldeleen
Tue Mar 25, 2008 2:41 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Proud of my fids!
Replies: 3
Views: 759

Proud of my fids!

Hey EVERYONE! My two fidds-- Blue 'Piko' (Mr Pikkels) and Green lady 'Lily'!!! Lily has made good progress and she is becoming a real sweety!!! hehehe the two still dont like eachother to much and contack between them is still limited!! hehehe but enjoying the two so much!!! Piko is now almost 18 mo...
by Aldeleen
Fri Mar 07, 2008 5:32 am
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: hi...don't peep!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 1186

Hi there HEHEHEHE TANGO is so cute!!!! SO SO CUTE! I can see that he loves you very much -- the sweety man!! Well, id like to tell you what works for me with bathing time--- get one of those little spray bottle things-- like one they use to spray plants and stuff, with a mister nozel thing-- not a u...
by Aldeleen
Mon Feb 25, 2008 1:24 am
Forum: Breeding IRNs
Topic: Dont want to breed
Replies: 1
Views: 670

Dont want to breed

HI everyone! I dont usualy check this forum topic but i was wondering-- ive got my two fids and the one is 16month-- probably male and then i have a female which i think is also about 16-18 months... The male-- Piko is my darling child and Lily the new commer is so cute! They stay in seperate cages ...
by Aldeleen
Tue Feb 19, 2008 1:19 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: new pics of oliver (dna results are coming in this week!!!)
Replies: 17
Views: 1979

heheheh happy to see that you and Oli is havinga better time!! Im so glad that he is still with you!!

He is A CUTIE MAN !! and i aggree with lauren-- looks like a little boy to me!!!!
by Aldeleen
Mon Feb 18, 2008 10:06 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: I love my teddy
Replies: 5
Views: 926

eheheheheheh I laughed at the bird buddy hehehehehehhehehhe WHAT CUTENESS!!! HEHEHEHEHEHHE Shame to poor girl! I dont know where she got that from-- just did it! I dont know how old Lily is-- i assume not more that two years but can be wrong-- she is going through moulting at the mo but its hard to ...
by Aldeleen
Mon Feb 18, 2008 5:09 am
Forum: Polls
Topic: Is your Irn Lefthanded or is it Righthanded?
Replies: 28
Views: 12244

My Pi-ko is a lefty -- hehehhe and my Lily is a righty
by Aldeleen
Mon Feb 18, 2008 5:03 am
Forum: Polls
Topic: Where are you from?
Replies: 82
Views: 26218

aaahhhhwww I CANT VOTE!!

My country is not even an option!!!! :oops:

HEHEHEHHE

OH WELL--- Im in South Africa--- Sunny Johannesburg!!!

HEEEELLLLOOOOOSSSS!! :lol:
by Aldeleen
Sun Feb 17, 2008 11:18 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: I love my teddy
Replies: 5
Views: 926

I love my teddy

So with every passing day- Lily becomes more and more relaxed and little things of her personality comes out!! So on the weekend she was attacking on of the toys hanging in her cage-- so i thought id take it out and put it ontop of her cage!!! OK-- GOOD- next thing i see Lily like lying on it-- with...
by Aldeleen
Fri Feb 15, 2008 3:19 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Pics of little Lily
Replies: 3
Views: 729

Yeah Sure that Lily is a female-- she was so affraid when i fetched her.. and still is a weary of me but soon she will realise that no one will ever hurt her again or grap her with a glove or anything-- I WAS SO UPSET WHEN THOSE PREVIOUS OWNERS GRABBED HER WITH A WELDING GLOVE-- she went grazy-- sha...
by Aldeleen
Fri Feb 15, 2008 1:31 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Mr Jibby and Yoda!
Replies: 5
Views: 817

heheheh SO our blue babes are about the same age-- COOL-- nice to see them mature-- its like a magic baby-- you never know until you know!! Or like a kinder surprise!!! heheheh I dont care if Pikkels turn out to be a lady-- but shame man i dont want to call him MR. Prkkels if he is actually Mrs Pikk...
by Aldeleen
Thu Feb 14, 2008 11:53 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Mr Jibby and Yoda!
Replies: 5
Views: 817

Hey Lauren! Your fids are BEAUTS!! WHOOOW!!! JIPPY is so beautiful and little Yoda!! I want to ask you-- how old is Yoda? My Pi-ko is now 16months and starting to show some black, however i know that some of the blue females also show slight sighns of a ring.. ive seen some mature blue females---?? ...
by Aldeleen
Thu Feb 14, 2008 11:38 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Pics of little Lily
Replies: 3
Views: 729

Pics of little Lily

So here are pics of Lily(green, age unknown) and then my babes Pi-ko!! heheheh Pi-ko is now 16 months, Lily has been with me about month now!! And i am totally extatic to report that yesterday wes the first time we were able to handle her! We got her of her cage and onto the carpet, I WAS SO STOCKED...
by Aldeleen
Tue Feb 12, 2008 1:49 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: New Oliver Pics! (last pics before dna sexed)
Replies: 116
Views: 11116

NO Justin i Agree dont leave the forum -- you will and is going to need much help in the future with little Oliver--This is only the begining-- but aslong as you understand that like with everything in life, things goes through ups and downs-- thats just life-- NEVER GET DISPONDENT OR GIVE UP!! Trus...
by Aldeleen
Mon Feb 11, 2008 3:11 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: New Oliver Pics! (last pics before dna sexed)
Replies: 116
Views: 11116

Cheese-- alot of emotions expressed! (never thought that people would get so upset) I have read through the post and how the conversation developed..... I think that everybody has a falid point here--- However, Justin, i dont think that re-homing Oliver should be your solution-- Im sure that Little ...
by Aldeleen
Tue Feb 05, 2008 5:36 am
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: Lily's progress
Replies: 2
Views: 594

Lily's progress

Hi everybody!! I adopted a new fid about two weeks ago.. Green lady LILY! She is my second IRN and i adopted her from an unwanted home! I was, and still am a bit unsure whether it was a good idea to take her but my heart took control and i consider her my girl Yet, i am very usure about how to gain ...
by Aldeleen
Sun Jan 27, 2008 10:12 pm
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: New addition to the family! LILY!!
Replies: 5
Views: 960

Thank you all, i eagerly watch for replies as i do need all the help i can get with the new one... its now been 4days since i brought Lily home and she has relaxed slightly, still very belwildered and usure about most things but a little more calm that the first day.. I didnt know that i had to put ...
by Aldeleen
Thu Jan 24, 2008 11:00 pm
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: New addition to the family! LILY!!
Replies: 5
Views: 960

New addition to the family! LILY!!

I adopted a new fid yesterday- Lily- her age is unknown but she is deffinitly a green lady with beautiful hints of blue on her tail! I have my little Pi-ko, which is now about 18months and he is extremly tame as i hand reared him from only a few weeks old-- he is ultimately the reason why i decided ...
by Aldeleen
Fri Jan 18, 2008 5:44 am
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: Urgent help-- male +male???
Replies: 6
Views: 1194

Thank you thank you thank you so much!!!! Who would i ask for advise if all of you weren't out there!!! thank you again!!!

Happy that you say that its a good thing that they are both youngish!!! Yippeee it gives me some hope that i will manage!!!

Will do!!! Will post some pics too!!!
by Aldeleen
Fri Jan 18, 2008 5:18 am
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: Urgent help-- male +male???
Replies: 6
Views: 1194

Thank you Donna.. i searched the forum and found your article on a similar question that before and found the advise so helpfull thank you... But do birds enjoy eacheothers company or is it only a human "emotion" that we like to apply to our birds that the are lonely with regards to friend...
by Aldeleen
Fri Jan 18, 2008 4:51 am
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: Urgent help-- male +male???
Replies: 6
Views: 1194

I will go look at the newbie today and see for myself... shame... im in such a twist, cos i know how much work one is and two will prob just top it, but maybe Pi-ko will enjoy the company too? i dont know... i would like to help the homeless one but i also dont want to buy him from someone only to h...
by Aldeleen
Fri Jan 18, 2008 4:07 am
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: Urgent help-- male +male???
Replies: 6
Views: 1194

Urgent help-- male +male???

Hi there all.... I found a homeless fid, or uhm he is not homeless yet but the person is looking to sell a greeN fid, a bit unsure about the age but says that a ring is starting to show... assuming about 18months then and prob male... I would love to help the little one and take him...HOWEVER... i h...
by Aldeleen
Thu Dec 20, 2007 11:52 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Need opinion AGAIN!! HEHEHEH
Replies: 10
Views: 2228

here is another one!!! ehheheheheh

Image
by Aldeleen
Thu Dec 20, 2007 11:48 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Need opinion AGAIN!! HEHEHEH
Replies: 10
Views: 2228

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by Aldeleen
Thu Dec 20, 2007 11:47 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Need opinion AGAIN!! HEHEHEH
Replies: 10
Views: 2228

Need opinion AGAIN!! HEHEHEH

Hey there everybody! So im now totally confused!! Id like to know what you think about Pi-ko! Male or Female S/he is now 14months old! Sorry the pic are a bit blurry!!! http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd226/Aldeleen/Pha.jpg http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd226/Aldeleen/Phat.jpg
by Aldeleen
Thu Dec 20, 2007 11:38 pm
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: Look how proud i am!!
Replies: 15
Views: 2572

Lauren how old is your Yoda? Cos pikkels got a darker ring already than Yoda's and im sure your Yoda is a girly right???
by Aldeleen
Thu Dec 20, 2007 11:37 pm
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: Look how proud i am!!
Replies: 15
Views: 2572

Lauren you say the beak back thing? whats that? is it like when the scrape their beaks on something?
Pi-ko does it all the time-- scrapes the beak and then sings along??? I think Pi-ko is also confused!!! WELL SO IS HIS MOM NOW!!
by Aldeleen
Thu Dec 20, 2007 11:33 pm
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: DJ Duvet
Replies: 10
Views: 1937

:shock: :shock: like i said im confused!! I truely thought Pikkels is a male and now im all in doubt??? S/HE is got a faint blackness starting at the bottom of the beak! you say that that behaviour is female? Why!? Whats the difference?
by Aldeleen
Thu Dec 20, 2007 11:30 pm
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: Look how proud i am!!
Replies: 15
Views: 2572

huh??? :shock: i was realy positive that Pi-ko was a male! When i first asked everybodies opinion they said boy and now girl! IM CONFUSED! Pi-ko's got a faint black piece starting at the beak !!! OHHHH IM CONFUSED!! So you really think that is femele behaviour?
by Aldeleen
Thu Dec 20, 2007 2:16 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: New house!
Replies: 6
Views: 987

:lol: Dankie--(thanks) for fixing the pic's!! Ya i was getting a bit annoyed with it hehhehehe

yip he is happy!! very happy! But still a little spoiled bird!! still wants to come out all the time!!
by Aldeleen
Thu Dec 20, 2007 12:42 am
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: DJ Duvet
Replies: 10
Views: 1937

i dont know where he got the fetish from but all clothes and material gets his attention! Like the socks-- who knows why he likes dirty socks!! :P
he makes little nests or clumps up the material and then fiddles there for hours-- BUT YA HE IS NAUGHTY VERY NAUGHTY!!!
by Aldeleen
Wed Dec 19, 2007 11:31 pm
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: DJ Duvet
Replies: 10
Views: 1937

heheheh tust me! Im more concerned about him getting to my toes than the pooh!!! hehehehhe :oops:
by Aldeleen
Wed Dec 19, 2007 11:15 pm
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: Look how proud i am!!
Replies: 15
Views: 2572

He is not dna tested--- but he is a little man-- sure of it! His ring is starting to show! he will be mature in about a year! hehehe but he walks like that when i call him hehehehhe
by Aldeleen
Wed Dec 19, 2007 11:11 pm
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: DJ Duvet
Replies: 10
Views: 1937

hehehheheh funny-- ya--- naaah i dont leave him to play for that long and if he so does make a pooh i just have to pick it up... hehhe but he is a busy body and loses interest quickly-- so shortly after he will be of doing something else!! hehehehheheh
by Aldeleen
Wed Dec 19, 2007 4:56 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: New house!
Replies: 6
Views: 987

OOps

Here is the cage Image
by Aldeleen
Wed Dec 19, 2007 4:54 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: New house!
Replies: 6
Views: 987

New house!

Hey everyone! I added some pics of my babes! There is a baby picture of Pi-ko when i frist got him last October2006 and then the other pic is of him now!! ALL GROWN UP! But im most proud of his new house! I bough the biggest cage i could affort and one that would fit into my car! But just look at th...
by Aldeleen
Wed Dec 19, 2007 1:52 am
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: Look how proud i am!!
Replies: 15
Views: 2572

Look how proud i am!!

LOOK AT HIS POSTURE!! Pure boasting!
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by Aldeleen
Wed Dec 19, 2007 1:51 am
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: DJ Duvet
Replies: 10
Views: 1937

DJ Duvet

:D Funnies for all! Pi-ko likes it under the duvet!! he plays hide and seek!!!

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http://s227.photobucket.com/albums/dd22 ... patrol.flv
by Aldeleen
Wed Dec 19, 2007 1:48 am
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: Sock action!
Replies: 2
Views: 1045

Sock action!

So my dearest Pi-ko..... the strange critter! I think he is in love with my sock! Check the little foot!!! mmmm whats up with that??? Hope you all enjoy as much as i do!!
:roll:
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http://s227.photobucket.com/albums/dd22 ... ction2.flv
by Aldeleen
Tue Dec 11, 2007 6:20 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Hane; R.I.P.
Replies: 34
Views: 10958

I am SO JELOUS ITS NOT EVEN FUNNY!! WOW THATS ALL I CAN SAY!! They look so happy and im sure that the both are! Hane is spectacular!!! WOW! You are very furtunate to be able to let them outside a bit!!! I wish i could provide a space for Pi-ko but im not there yet-- I myself still have to upgrade to...
by Aldeleen
Tue Dec 11, 2007 5:57 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Neela - Ring Coming Through?
Replies: 5
Views: 1096

I also think its a male--- My Pi-ko is the same colour and also now about a year old! he is about at the same stage as your little one with the ring!
by Aldeleen
Fri Nov 30, 2007 1:23 am
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: Pi-ko on a RAMPAGE
Replies: 3
Views: 1302

Ye- its so cute when they blink their eyes--- :shock: but beware that cute puffy head got a nasty nip coming with it!! He will actually climb up your leg, all talking and stuff, the NEXT minute wham!! He comes with a plan-- the bugger! hehehheh
by Aldeleen
Fri Nov 30, 2007 12:13 am
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: Crazy Pikkels
Replies: 3
Views: 1232

Shame my poor boy-- he gets SO upset -- but he goes off the minute my bf walks in the door-- but then again its been like that with every male in the house... They do know the diff in sex and he reacts very strongly! NEVER with me though-- he loves just sitting in my finger getting hours of scratchi...
by Aldeleen
Wed Nov 28, 2007 1:03 am
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: Pi-ko on a RAMPAGE
Replies: 3
Views: 1302

Pi-ko on a RAMPAGE

http://s227.photobucket.com/albums/dd22 ... 0_4251.flv

So Pi-Ko hates males aka my boyfriend and here is proof! He gets SO SO upset! Look at how he takes his frustration out on the pillow! Shame man! Very protective! Well he eventually got a nasty nip in at the end!
by Aldeleen
Tue Nov 27, 2007 11:40 pm
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: Crazy Pikkels
Replies: 3
Views: 1232

Crazy Pikkels

So when i said that Pi-Ko strongly dislikes males aka MY BOYFRIEND-- here is proof! He g[URL=http://s227.photobucket.com/albums/dd226/Aldeleen/?action=view&current=100_4249.flv] http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd226/Aldeleen/th_100_4249.jpg [/<embed width="448" height="361"...
by Aldeleen
Wed Nov 21, 2007 11:58 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Comments/Questions
Topic: Wing Clipping???
Replies: 9
Views: 1394

HEHEHEH Pi-ko hates it when i touch his wings GHRRRR GHRRR he growls!! I just say-- i just want to see, i just want to see!!But ya, he took of with NO WINGS CLIPPED!! So you can imagine how far he got! They are such good flyers and man did i learn the hard way!!! Thx for the link-- i used it!! i try...
by Aldeleen
Wed Nov 21, 2007 11:41 pm
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: Training Diet ?ANY HELP PLZ!!
Replies: 7
Views: 1185

YE I would love to spend the whole day at home with Pi-ko, shame he follows me everywhere around the flat and if he cant see me he starts calling!! But i realise that i was so ignorant with him before-- walking around outside with him and all-- i just thought that he would stay like that always and ...
by Aldeleen
Wed Nov 21, 2007 4:18 am
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: Training Diet ?ANY HELP PLZ!!
Replies: 7
Views: 1185

Lauren, you are so much of a help, thank you so much, esp with the wing clipping and all too! Now let me share this story with you and im a bit reluctant cos when i tell people this story i realise just how stupid i was! No wonder i am SO PARANOID! I had another episode with Pi-ko, ONLY TWO WEEKS OR...
by Aldeleen
Wed Nov 21, 2007 3:20 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Comments/Questions
Topic: Wing Clipping???
Replies: 9
Views: 1394

Thank you so much for your relpy--- Ok i will clipp both wings then... shame yes the little bugger will just have to get use to it-- i just can go through another ordeal with him and then losing him forever... The thought gives the the shivers. I am probably putting it of because i feel so sorry tha...
by Aldeleen
Wed Nov 21, 2007 1:28 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Comments/Questions
Topic: Wing Clipping???
Replies: 9
Views: 1394

Wing Clipping???

My kid is just about over one year old and i have to do a wing clipping ... he has escaped previously and i almost lost him for good- it was only a miracle that i someone found him..i clipped his wings when he was only 3 months old... but they have grown back-- i found all the short feathers around ...
by Aldeleen
Wed Nov 21, 2007 1:03 am
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: Training Diet ?ANY HELP PLZ!!
Replies: 7
Views: 1185

Training Diet ?ANY HELP PLZ!!

Hey All! My little Pi-Ko is a very independent one and extremely protective over me... he is now about just over a year old and starting to show his ring! He is so beautiful! I had a hair raising experience just about two weeks ago... i came home from work and Pi-ko was gone! I live alone and leave ...
by Aldeleen
Thu Oct 04, 2007 5:25 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Little Pi-ko.... m/f?
Replies: 7
Views: 1305

Yeahy im happy that you agree! I was also certian that its a male--- and they are so beautiful when they mature!!! Thank you for your opinion!! AAAAAHH my boy!!!:-)
by Aldeleen
Thu Oct 04, 2007 2:08 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Little Pi-ko.... m/f?
Replies: 7
Views: 1305

Little Pi-ko.... m/f?

http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd226/Aldeleen/pikke1.jpg http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd226/Aldeleen/pikke.jpg So here is Pi-ko----- im rather sure that he is a male-- but what do you guys think? I have posted sum other pics but here is some more!! enjoy!
by Aldeleen
Thu Oct 04, 2007 1:37 am
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: Strange posture
Replies: 9
Views: 1531

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Just a smaller version incase someone missed iT!

The "man-walk" hehhehe
by Aldeleen
Thu Oct 04, 2007 1:27 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: A warm hello from sunny South Africa
Replies: 10
Views: 1494

ooops i see what you mean with the size--oh welll Now ITS NICE AND BIG!!! HHEHEH
by Aldeleen
Thu Oct 04, 2007 1:24 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: A warm hello from sunny South Africa
Replies: 10
Views: 1494

http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd226/Aldeleen/PIKO1.jpg So here he is -- this is Pi-ko!!! With his--"man-walk" heheheh (i hope this works) Here he is hiding and playing under the blanket!!! cute bird man!!! http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd226/Aldeleen/PIKO21.jpg
by Aldeleen
Thu Oct 04, 2007 1:10 am
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: Strange posture
Replies: 9
Views: 1531

Yes no that would be disasterous and i certianly dont want to harm any bird! I just think that Pi-ko is somedays a bit lonely, im at work during the day and live by myself so he doesnt have much company-- only see him in the late afternoon and then we play but i mean then the day is almost over! And...
by Aldeleen
Thu Oct 04, 2007 12:50 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: A warm hello from sunny South Africa
Replies: 10
Views: 1494

Thank you thank you ! Im gonna try it out right now!! :-)
by Aldeleen
Thu Oct 04, 2007 12:45 am
Forum: Ringneck Stories
Topic: Whacha Doin?
Replies: 5
Views: 2142

heheheh awesome story!! hehehe made me laugh so much "what ya doin" mhehheh I have to say that sometimes when i tell people what Pi-ko gets up too they must think im mad-- cos i truely enjoy any story about bird ect and esp IRN'S shame man!! Thats so adorable I suppose that unless you have...
by Aldeleen
Thu Oct 04, 2007 12:34 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: A warm hello from sunny South Africa
Replies: 10
Views: 1494

Ye-- i cant believe how informative this is and im thrilled with all the replies! Thx ALL!!

I have been trying to post pic's but its a bit tricky..... any suggestions?
by Aldeleen
Thu Oct 04, 2007 12:30 am
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: Strange posture
Replies: 9
Views: 1531

Thank you so much for the replies--- makes me want to giggle when you say"man-walk" shame man.. thats adorable!!! Will he then carry on doing this as he gets older--? Also im feeling very broody and would LOVE to get another baby, but i dont know how Mr. Pi-ko would react to a friend and s...
by Aldeleen
Wed Oct 03, 2007 6:33 am
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: Strange posture
Replies: 9
Views: 1531

Strange posture

I have a IRN- Pi-Ko- he has just turned one... Pi-ko has this strange behaviour, when i look at him or call him, he drops his wings, keeping then stightly away from his body and then does this funny walk, talks and then pins his eyes!! He only does that with me and repeats this every time. Pi-ko is ...
by Aldeleen
Wed Oct 03, 2007 6:08 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: A warm hello from sunny South Africa
Replies: 10
Views: 1494

A warm hello from sunny South Africa

Well, Helloo to everyone! This is rather new to me but happy that i found the site! I have a Turquoise IRN, Pi-ko... He (or i think thats its a he) is now one year old and i hand reared him from when he was only a few weeks old!! I dont have to say that he supplies me with endless joy!!! He loves me...