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by Joanie
Sat Oct 29, 2011 12:33 pm
Forum: IRN Lounge
Topic: Talking IRN vid ----- adorable!
Replies: 3
Views: 889

Re: Talking IRN vid ----- adorable!

this is a cool one too!
Image
by Joanie
Sun Mar 06, 2011 5:31 pm
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: strange behaviour, can anyone explain, i'm new to ringnecks
Replies: 5
Views: 627

Re: strange behaviour, can anyone explain, i'm new to ringne

i don't have an answer for you but mine does the exact same thing! she is lutino and will be 2yrs old in June. she get all flat, head cocked back, eyes pinning and almost closed, tail down and she makes little clucking noise while i pet her about the head. she seems to be in a trance of some kind. i...
by Joanie
Mon Feb 21, 2011 10:16 pm
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: Light red , nearly White Beak on Lutino ? Please helpp..
Replies: 3
Views: 672

Re: Light red , nearly White Beak on Lutino ? Please helpp..

not ignoring you, i just don't know enough to answer.
she does look healthy though.....
by Joanie
Thu Feb 17, 2011 10:52 pm
Forum: Our Angels in Heaven: Rainbow Bridge
Topic: Silver, the angry budgie
Replies: 2
Views: 1887

Re: Silver, the angry budgie

so sorry you lost your sweet little budgie...............
by Joanie
Sat Feb 12, 2011 6:55 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hiya from Missouri USA
Replies: 2
Views: 372

Re: Hiya from Missouri USA

Welcome! glad you joined us. your birds are lovely
yes my IRN is not too thrilled with fresh stuff either. she is suposed to like grapes but i always find them on the floor. she does like her apples though not much else.
can't wait to try corn on the cob when it comes in season.
by Joanie
Thu Feb 10, 2011 10:22 pm
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: our cage area set up
Replies: 6
Views: 2185

Re: our cage area set up

i enjoyed it very much!! very well done, such lucky birds.
i just love the set up you have there and it appears to be very easy to maintain.
your birds are beautiful!
by Joanie
Wed Feb 09, 2011 7:34 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello Everyone.
Replies: 6
Views: 607

Re: Hello Everyone.

thats a great looking cage there. i second the idea of going around and picking up some nice natural bird safe perches. thats all i have in mine so each one is different. gives their feet lots of exercise and they like to shred wood anyways. you have lots of room in there to add a few. Cheeky is a c...
by Joanie
Sun Feb 06, 2011 9:43 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: hello
Replies: 3
Views: 365

Re: hello

Hi Welcome to you both!! gald you joined us! lots of info here. please look around and do searches for questions you have that may already have been answered. it will save time. these birds are not the easiest to own but well worth the time and effort spent. in my opinion , they are the most beautif...
by Joanie
Sun Feb 06, 2011 9:36 am
Forum: Polls
Topic: What Do you Think!! male or female?
Replies: 16
Views: 3354

Re: What Do you Think!! male or female?

i just have to add....your male is absolutley gorgeous!!
what a stud muffin :wink:
by Joanie
Wed Feb 02, 2011 10:09 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: HI new member
Replies: 9
Views: 1352

Re: HI new member

hi , welcome! i sure understand "that longing for an IRN" as i had the same problem. i have had mine 2weeks now and she is slowly getting used to her new home. i also have a Senegal named Marnie, she is quite the character! from your pic, it looks to me like Doodles is a boy. the females green "V" u...
by Joanie
Wed Feb 02, 2011 8:50 am
Forum: IRN Breeders
Topic: GENDER?
Replies: 4
Views: 1243

Re: GENDER?

i am by no way an IRN master but i just learned that the parent will produce its color to the chick of the opposite sex.
so if a father is blue and the hen is green the female chicks will be blue and the males will be green.
hope others who are in the know can varify if this is correct
by Joanie
Sun Jan 30, 2011 7:31 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi all from NE Pennsylvania
Replies: 9
Views: 947

Re: Hi all from NE Pennsylvania

Hi DonnaLee! i am NE PA too, living in williamsport. i traveled 3.5 hrs 2 weeks ago to pick up my IRN in Laurel MD. her name is Betty and today is the 1st day she stepped up on my finger for me. and i didn't even get bitten! she is cage agressive and lunges when i stick my hand on or in her cage. so...
by Joanie
Sun Jan 30, 2011 7:24 pm
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: advice or tips to gain trust
Replies: 17
Views: 4330

Re: advice or tips to gain trust

well today she was on the floor again and i bravely offered her a finger and she did step up! woo hoo! no bites
so she really is hand tame, just cage agressive.
hmmmm , i guess i need to find a wee sign for her cage that says "keep out" lol
by Joanie
Tue Jan 25, 2011 10:00 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: hello from washington state USA
Replies: 4
Views: 407

Re: hello from washington state USA

Welcome glad you joined us. there is tons of info here for you. good luck with your new baby. your breeder has a 50/50 chance of picking a male anyways. there is no way other than DNA or waiting till they are 2yrs old to see if a ring deleveops. either way you will have a gorgeous bird. mine is 18 m...
by Joanie
Tue Jan 25, 2011 9:53 am
Forum: Polls
Topic: Where are you from?
Replies: 82
Views: 23548

Re: Where are you from?

i live in central Pennsylvania near the town of Williamsport. the only thing this town is famous for is its the home of the Little League World Series.
not much else going on here, i'd much rather be somewhere where its warm. :D
by Joanie
Mon Jan 24, 2011 11:46 pm
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: Advice on wing clipping
Replies: 3
Views: 399

Re: Advice on wing clipping

i agree. i have had mine for a week and all she would do was fly away as soon as i came near her. i clipped her wings so we can work together, now she has to pay attention and not just take off. she can always earn her wings back after she has learned something.
good luck with your fid
by Joanie
Sun Jan 23, 2011 10:16 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Comments/Questions
Topic: !*!*ADD YOUR INPUT*!*! _.- Home Made With Love -._
Replies: 56
Views: 13868

Re: !*!*ADD YOUR INPUT*!*! _.- Home Made With Love -._

here is a simple tree stand i made using maple and oak branches from my yard. http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v623/jthiel/BIRDIES/001-Copy.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v623/jthiel/BIRDIES/009-3.jpg Pandora is checking it out and herself :) http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v623/jthiel/BIR...
by Joanie
Sat Jan 22, 2011 7:22 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi all
Replies: 7
Views: 689

Re: Hi all

Hi and welcome to the board :) your Betty is a cutie and sounds a lot like my Betty. mine is 18months old and supposed to be hand tame, talking and very sweet. mostly she goes to the top of her cage and faces the wall not me. she does say hi Betty but she is also a squawker. she is out of her cage a...
by Joanie
Fri Jan 21, 2011 8:13 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi from NZ
Replies: 8
Views: 547

Re: Hi from NZ

maybe if you keep the wings clipped that would help even them out somewhat and Sunny wouldn't feel like she had to be constantly fixing it? i just bought a lutino female and i was going to name her Sunny too, its a perfect fit for such a beautiful bright yellow bird. mine is 18mos old and came with ...
by Joanie
Thu Jan 20, 2011 8:15 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: I think Iam going to be gettin a new IRN tonight
Replies: 20
Views: 1651

Re: I think Iam going to be gettin a new IRN tonight

looks like you are doing all the right things, just keep at it i guess. it took my Senegal a month before she trusted me enough to be handled. like you i have a new IRN female i picked up on saturday so this is day 5. yesterday i decided to clip her wings so she doesn't fly away everytime i come nea...
by Joanie
Wed Jan 19, 2011 9:42 pm
Forum: IRN Lounge
Topic: Picking up my IRN tomorrow!
Replies: 4
Views: 1114

Re: Picking up my IRN tomorrow!

thanks! she is sooooo different from the moustache parakeet i had. she is very slow to explore and just wants the safety and familiarity of her cage. the moustache, Pandora, was all over the place! a very busy body she was, never still for a moment, looking for toys, looking for us, flapping her win...
by Joanie
Wed Jan 19, 2011 9:28 pm
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: advice or tips to gain trust
Replies: 17
Views: 4330

Re: advice or tips to gain trust

thanks for the tips. yes i did clip her wings yesterday and she is slowly realizing she can no longer fly away at the drop of a hat. she ends up on the floor looking for a way back to her cage. i offer her a stick and after a few trries she will stay on long enough to get back to her cage. hopefully...
by Joanie
Wed Jan 19, 2011 8:22 am
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: advice or tips to gain trust
Replies: 17
Views: 4330

Re: advice or tips to gain trust

i wish i had the answers for you because i have the same problem. Piper has been here 3 days now and she is supposed to be hand tame. she won't let me near her. i know its soon but everything i have read says they must be handled and worked with often or they revert back to an untame state. i just d...
by Joanie
Mon Jan 17, 2011 10:24 pm
Forum: Polls
Topic: What Do you Think!! male or female?
Replies: 16
Views: 3354

Re: Do you Think Cutie is a male or female?

i'm no expert but it looks just like my female i got 2 days ago.
this is Piper
Image
by Joanie
Mon Jan 17, 2011 8:06 am
Forum: Polls
Topic: Do you have a male or female Indian Ringneck?
Replies: 32
Views: 15907

Re: Do you have a male or female Indian Ringneck?

one female here
by Joanie
Sun Jan 16, 2011 9:02 pm
Forum: IRN Lounge
Topic: Picking up my IRN tomorrow!
Replies: 4
Views: 1114

Re: Picking up my IRN tomorrow!

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v623/jthiel/BIRDIES/004-4.jpg here she is on her 1st day in her new home. she is slowly checking things out , and just now did a couple flights over my head! its one was a crash land, second one was a nice landing on her cage. not sure if i am going to keep her fli...
by Joanie
Sun Jan 16, 2011 3:58 pm
Forum: Breeding IRNs
Topic: Advice needed please
Replies: 7
Views: 728

Re: Advice needed please

yes a lot of the members have their country listed under their name on the left hand side.
i'll have to fix mine to show USA.
we should do some kind of poll to show member locations or something.
hope your family is OK
by Joanie
Sun Jan 16, 2011 10:33 am
Forum: Breeding IRNs
Topic: Advice needed please
Replies: 7
Views: 728

Re: Advice needed please

don't feel bad, there are a lot of unanswered posts, mine being one of them. just click on the "view unanswerd posts" on the upper left hand side. yes people are busy and have a life, plus as we know, parts of Australia is having catastrophic flooding, but those who have access and are hear daily co...
by Joanie
Fri Jan 14, 2011 8:38 am
Forum: IRN Lounge
Topic: Picking up my IRN tomorrow!
Replies: 4
Views: 1114

Picking up my IRN tomorrow!

i am very excited about my trip tomorrow! i am hoping i finally found my dream bird. she is a female lutino very sweet, hand tame and talking. she is a little over a yr old and comes with a nice big cage, all for $450! i can't wait to meet her. her name is Betty. don't really care for that name for ...
by Joanie
Sat Sep 18, 2010 12:07 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi - newbie here - intro to myself & my 3 ringnecks
Replies: 6
Views: 478

Re: Hi - newbie here - intro to myself & my 3 ringnecks

i can't tell from your pics, could you post your other IRNs eyes so we can compare? i have a blind dog whose pupils are very large making his eyes look completely black. he pupils are dilated as large as they can be but he cannot see since his retinas are very deteriorated. does your bird pin his ey...
by Joanie
Fri Sep 17, 2010 9:28 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: IRN pics
Replies: 4
Views: 643

Re: IRN pics

oh wow! so beautiful! the white one is priceless!
by Joanie
Thu Sep 16, 2010 9:51 am
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: Hello! Three IRNs and one cage.
Replies: 3
Views: 289

Re: Hello! Three IRNs and one cage.

if it were me, i would give her her own space. they can be very agressive towards the males when they are not in the mood for mating. so for their safety and comfort i would move her. i had a pair who lived very well together, the female was very shy and quiet. but i think thats the exception not th...
by Joanie
Thu Sep 16, 2010 9:47 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Suffusion
Replies: 17
Views: 1615

Re: Suffusion

WOW thats really neat!! beautiful bird!
by Joanie
Fri Aug 06, 2010 8:49 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Comments/Questions
Topic: seed moths
Replies: 3
Views: 415

Re: seed moths

i had this problem too untill i started freezing the seed first.
no more moths
by Joanie
Fri Jul 30, 2010 8:47 pm
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: All three ringnecks
Replies: 8
Views: 1246

Re: All three ringnecks

i loved your video! what a nice trio of birds you have.
thanks for the smile!
by Joanie
Mon Jul 26, 2010 8:41 pm
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: Nasty Biting
Replies: 7
Views: 701

Re: Nasty Biting

this sounds insane to me to just sit there and let a bird, any bird bite you and take chunks of flesh! i can't believe it! this is not what parrot ownership should be about. i no longer have my IRNS but i admire their beauty and they are still my favorite bird. no way would i let them bite me. that ...
by Joanie
Sat May 29, 2010 6:56 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: They enjoy their food! Food Glorious Food!
Replies: 2
Views: 489

Re: They enjoy their food! Food Glorious Food!

hmmm, that link didn't work for me?
by Joanie
Sat May 29, 2010 10:16 am
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: coco's screeching is killing my life!!
Replies: 32
Views: 1605

Re: coco's screeching is killing my life!!

wow, i don't know what to say. i can understand your frustration, oh my! hope someone with more experience with these guys can offer some advice. i only had my pair for about 2 months and they were quiet most of the the time which made the occaisional screech not too bad. i wouldn't be able to stand...
by Joanie
Sat May 29, 2010 10:12 am
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: My bird loves my wife i think?
Replies: 3
Views: 355

Re: My bird loves my wife i think?

she is very sweet! looks like she is assuming the position for mating to me :)
by Joanie
Fri May 28, 2010 8:23 pm
Forum: Share Your Flock With The Family
Topic: The HOOPOE The National Bird of Israel
Replies: 2
Views: 962

Re: The HOOPOE The National Bird of Israel

very interesting birds there, never heard of them, thanks for sharing.
they are quite amazing and so pretty.
by Joanie
Fri May 28, 2010 8:20 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Breakfast club
Replies: 3
Views: 612

Re: Breakfast club

your pics are beautiful and your birds are gorgeous! what is that golden colored plant they are eating?
how many birds do you have? looks like they have it good there with you.
by Joanie
Fri May 28, 2010 9:02 am
Forum: Ringneck Stories
Topic: Cheeky Lil BUGGER...
Replies: 1
Views: 747

Re: Cheeky Lil BUGGER...

thats a good one! glad you got the little bugger back okay, hope he enjoyed his little "outing" :D
very clever bird there, he is probably pretty proud of himself!
by Joanie
Thu May 27, 2010 10:14 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Newbeee
Replies: 2
Views: 284

Re: Newbeee

sounds like you have fast become great friends! they sure do love to eat and will try most anything once. there is a thread here somewhere on what to feed and not to feed birds and chocolate is definitely on the "do not feed" list. so check it out and learn all the wonderful things he can eat and es...
by Joanie
Wed May 12, 2010 8:53 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 3
Views: 323

Re: Introduction

hello and welcome! your bird room sounds very nice. i no longer have my ringnecks but i still love them, they are my favorite. so i am still here. i had a pair that were not tame but they got along very well together and were most entertaining and fun to have. not too noisy either. your cage sounds ...
by Joanie
Thu May 06, 2010 8:05 pm
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: Sammy's new cage
Replies: 5
Views: 852

Re: Sammy's new cage

thats an awesome cage! what a lucky bird to live in such a fine castle! it looks great and had lots of space to play. i had a round water bowl attached to the side of mine and when they took to bathing i would get out the squirt bottle and get the spots they couldn't reach, they loved it! a wet IRN ...
by Joanie
Wed May 05, 2010 8:52 am
Forum: Breeding IRNs
Topic: bad mum?
Replies: 7
Views: 579

Re: bad mum?

hey thats a great question, i can't wait to see what answers you get.
i think it would work.
by Joanie
Fri Apr 16, 2010 7:15 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: smurf
Replies: 4
Views: 833

Re: smurf

name fits him perfectly doesn't it? :D :D
yes he is a sweety! does he have his ring now?
by Joanie
Fri Apr 16, 2010 7:13 am
Forum: Our Angels in Heaven: Rainbow Bridge
Topic: Mikayla
Replies: 5
Views: 1576

Re: Mikayla

so sorry for your loss. she was way too young to die, thats so very sad.
all she wanted was some babies and she died trying. poor baby
she is free now to enjoy being the newest little angel in Heaven.
by Joanie
Thu Apr 15, 2010 8:45 am
Forum: Our Angels in Heaven: Rainbow Bridge
Topic: Pongo, 02.08.2008 - 14.04.2010, RIP dear friend.
Replies: 5
Views: 2007

Re: Pongo, 02.08.2008 - 14.04.2010, RIP dear friend.

so sorry your lost your little bird buddy. they each take a little piece of our heart with them when they go. so sad, and its even harder wondering what went wrong and when. he will be missed, try to look at his place in your home with fond memories of the little life you were privledged to enjoy fo...
by Joanie
Wed Mar 31, 2010 7:20 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi From UK
Replies: 7
Views: 479

Re: Hi From UK

welcome!
she is so pretty and the name fits her well. good luck with her.
yes there is lots of info here all you have to do is search for it or just ask.
by Joanie
Wed Mar 31, 2010 7:17 am
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: Forsythia bushes
Replies: 3
Views: 756

Re: Forsythia bushes

thank you, i thought the flowers were ok but i wasn't sure about the rest of the plant.
i guess i won't chance it.
by Joanie
Tue Mar 30, 2010 10:23 pm
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: Forsythia bushes
Replies: 3
Views: 756

Forsythia bushes

i was wondering if its safe to let our birds munch on forsythia? they are in bloom right now but i can't find a definitive answer anywhere.
by Joanie
Tue Mar 30, 2010 10:12 pm
Forum: Share Your Flock With The Family
Topic: Our lil munchkins :)
Replies: 3
Views: 1231

Re: Our lil munchkins :)

nice pics! such pretty kitties.
by Joanie
Sun Mar 28, 2010 9:07 pm
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: One of my babies
Replies: 5
Views: 900

Re: One of my babies

thats so cute! looks to be having a great time with all those colorful toys :D
by Joanie
Mon Mar 22, 2010 5:53 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Comments/Questions
Topic: Smokey the TV star
Replies: 17
Views: 1223

Re: Smokey the TV star

way to go Smoky! always go for the money, ha ha. it can buy lots of yummies!
cute video, i loved it!
by Joanie
Mon Mar 22, 2010 5:51 am
Forum: IRN Video Forum
Topic: New Vid of Archimedes
Replies: 8
Views: 1703

Re: New Vid of Archimedes

love your video! he is so sweet and such a pretty boy :D
by Joanie
Mon Mar 22, 2010 5:48 am
Forum: Breeding IRNs
Topic: Breeding Season in South Africa
Replies: 19
Views: 6975

Re: Breeding Season in South Africa

all i can say is while the birds are lovely, their home looks like a very dismal, sad life. one huge perch thats too big and thats it? where's their toys, swings and various size perches? must be awful to wake up every day and still be in that miserable cage. sorry, but i just had to say it based on...
by Joanie
Sun Mar 21, 2010 8:25 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi Everyone!
Replies: 3
Views: 303

Re: Hi Everyone!

Hello and Welcome! i just had to respond since my grandaughter is named Chiara too!
what color is your Jessie?
by Joanie
Sun Mar 21, 2010 8:22 pm
Forum: IRNs Behavior & Taming
Topic: Help please anyone, really need it
Replies: 7
Views: 471

Re: Help please anyone, really need it

sorry you're having such a difficult situation on your hands. i am fairly new with these birds so i have no advice. hopefully someone will have some ideas for you.
i have had my 2 since january in the same cage and so far so good. i am very thankfull for that.
by Joanie
Mon Mar 15, 2010 7:32 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello we are new
Replies: 6
Views: 353

Re: Hello we are new

Welcome! i love the blues, mine are greys. mine are not tame either and about the same age.
i just want a baby from them so i can raise it.
glad you found us. its kinda quiet here at times but we are always here..............
by Joanie
Mon Mar 15, 2010 7:29 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: hi to all
Replies: 8
Views: 825

Re: hi to all

Welcome! your birds are beautiful! it will be interesting to hear what they say about your "pied". i don't know much about their colors.
by Joanie
Mon Mar 08, 2010 11:00 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: My IRN pair
Replies: 3
Views: 520

Re: My IRN pair

thanks, i had to cover that ugly nest box with something and i had a nice piece of tropical parrot
material laying around that used to be a cover for my porch cushions till my pup ripped it apart. :shock:
by Joanie
Mon Mar 08, 2010 10:02 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: My IRN pair
Replies: 3
Views: 520

My IRN pair

here is my try to post pics of my silver/grey pair............... http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v623/jthiel/BIRDIES/DSC02298.jpg woo hoo! it worked! http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v623/jthiel/BIRDIES/DSC02293.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v623/jthiel/BIRDIES/DSC02290.jpg http://img.ph...
by Joanie
Sat Mar 06, 2010 4:14 pm
Forum: IRN Lounge
Topic: Is this a dead forum...?
Replies: 23
Views: 3420

Re: Is this a dead forum...?

its pretty quiet here. i have a few unanswered posts too. i did get some helpfull info when i needed it though so its ok. at least i can participate here, there are a couple other bird forums that won't even validate me so i'm on the outside looking in, can't post. there just aren't a whole lot of I...
by Joanie
Sat Mar 06, 2010 4:09 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New around town
Replies: 8
Views: 507

Re: New around town

Welcome! i need to figure out the pic thing too..........
by Joanie
Sat Mar 06, 2010 4:08 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Our Greenie :)
Replies: 9
Views: 1014

Re: Our Greenie :)

wow, nice set up! pretty bird too of course :D
how did you do the pics?
i want to post some of mine.........
by Joanie
Sat Mar 06, 2010 7:29 am
Forum: IRN Lounge
Topic: OTHER FORUMS............
Replies: 5
Views: 1000

OTHER FORUMS............

Just wondering if anyone is a member of any other bird forums? for instance, i applied to "Birdboard" which looks like a nice site too, but i was never approved to be able to post or reply etc. i wrote several times to ask but finally gave up. i can only read the posts, thats it. so if anyone can ge...
by Joanie
Wed Mar 03, 2010 10:03 pm
Forum: Breeding IRNs
Topic: eggs didn't hatch?
Replies: 8
Views: 7044

Re: eggs didn't hatch?

thanks Jim, i did as was suggested and removed the infertile eggs and replenished the nest box. she is out and about alot more now. they are only 2yrs old so this is practicing i guess. if she does lay another batch, i'll check them before i let her sit on blanks for another month. if they are duds,...
by Joanie
Mon Mar 01, 2010 5:26 pm
Forum: Breeding IRNs
Topic: eggs didn't hatch?
Replies: 8
Views: 7044

Re: eggs didn't hatch?

i finally got brave and intruded into the nestbox. 4 nice warm eggs in there. i held them up to the sunlight and they looked like a raw egg. i accidently cracked one so i broke it open and it was just a plain unferitlized egg, yolk was very thick. not smelly as of yet. the 2nd one i checked was the ...
by Joanie
Mon Mar 01, 2010 9:42 am
Forum: IRN Lounge
Topic: You moderators are a waste of time
Replies: 14
Views: 1512

Re: You moderators are a waste of time

i think the board looks much better now!
thanks for all you do to keep it this way. :D
by Joanie
Sun Feb 28, 2010 10:45 pm
Forum: Breeding IRNs
Topic: eggs didn't hatch?
Replies: 8
Views: 7044

Re: eggs didn't hatch?

I'm kinda wondering the same thing. mine has been in her box most of the time since end of january. don't know how many are in there or if they are fertile either. i have seen the two of them go through the motions but never saw him connect. then again, i am at work 8hrs a day too. so like you, i ju...
by Joanie
Thu Feb 25, 2010 10:08 am
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: The Boys playing with Dad tonight
Replies: 8
Views: 1009

Re: The Boys playing with Dad tonight

what nice pics! very pretty birds! i love the interaction with Daddy :)
by Joanie
Thu Feb 25, 2010 10:05 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 7
Views: 492

Re: Introduction

Kinda wondering if this person even has any IRN, it a weird post if you ask me.
by Joanie
Sat Feb 20, 2010 8:06 pm
Forum: IRN Diet & Housing
Topic: Getting rid of bird food
Replies: 5
Views: 994

Re: Getting rid of bird food

hmmm, good question. i don't have the answer to that one. i'm thinking there is a lot of vitamins and minerals in the bird food that would be missing if you just fed veggies. maybe someone else will chime in here who knows more than i do.
by Joanie
Sat Feb 20, 2010 7:58 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Spammers
Replies: 4
Views: 418

Re: Spammers

I'm hanging in there, thats for sure. if those idiots want to waste their time putting their junk on a website that is devoted to IRN, then it just shows how stupid they are. like as if we are interested in any of it! like they are going to get a big sale or something, yeah right, not in this lifeti...
by Joanie
Sat Feb 13, 2010 12:24 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Spammers
Replies: 4
Views: 418

Spammers

wow i am njew on the this forum and there is so much spam, how do we get rid of this problem??
by Joanie
Sat Feb 13, 2010 12:20 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Newbie from Aus
Replies: 4
Views: 424

Re: Newbie from Aus

Welcome! i am new here too. i have a pair of silver IRN, what color are your babies?
i also have 4 dogs and 2 keets. i think my hen may be on a clutch as she doesn't come out of the box much these days.
by Joanie
Tue Feb 02, 2010 10:08 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: Flight!
Replies: 10
Views: 1149

Re: Flight!

wow! your pictures are great! your camera takes really nice photos, the flight was stopped in mid air giving us an excellent view
of an IRN in motion. beautiful bird!
by Joanie
Fri Jan 29, 2010 9:43 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Newbie from PA
Replies: 2
Views: 375

Newbie from PA

Hello! i just found this forum today and am excited to be here. i have had a pair of silver IRN for 2 weeks now and really enjoy having them. they are so pretty and interesting to watch. they are about 2yrs old not hand tame. i also have 2 parakeets and a cockatiel. i have had the tiel for about 3 w...
by Joanie
Fri Jan 29, 2010 8:52 pm
Forum: IRN Photo Forum
Topic: New Ringneck goldman
Replies: 6
Views: 904

Re: New Ringneck goldman

wow, your bird is gorgeous! very striking bird! is he as sweet as he looks?