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Where is the cockatiel from?

Australia

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What does a cockatiel weigh?

100 grams

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What is the cockatiel's beak used for?

Biting and chewing

3

How many years can a cockatiel live?

20 years

4

How large should a cockatiel's cage be?

Large enough so it can flap its wings

5

What is good litter to use for cockatiel's?

Newspaper

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Besides food, what else do cockatiel's need for good health?

Water

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Where should cockatiel's cages be located?

A draft free, out of sunlight or heat free area

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True or false cockatiel's will not chew in things?

False

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How can you be sure your cockatiel gets all of the nutrients in needs?

Supplement seed mix – seeds are coated with nutrients. Water soluble premixes – use 1 to 2 times per week, or a variety of fruits and vegetables.