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Old 03-27-2015, 08:37 PM
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So my funny little fellow has started doing this for the last 2 weeks and I wonder if anyone else has experienced this.

So my guy has no mirrors in his cage but I have a few around the apartment. The catch is they can be difficult to pertch on if you don't hit them at the right angle. As a result Bertie has mastered hovering! So when he finally gets purchase he spreads his wings out a little because he's obviouly hot.

Now here's the funny bit, he has started extending his wings as far as they can go while still folded even when he hasn't been hovering! He only does it in front of the mirror and only when he is perched on the mirror not when he's doing his silly moves in front of the mirror while perched on my shoulder or finger.

Bertie is big into displays and flares his tail like crazy when doing his flirty dance for me, his toys or the mirror so I'm starting to wonder if this wing flexing/extending might be a new move he's trying out.

Has anyone had this happen to you before or just your thoughts?

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Old 03-27-2015, 09:30 PM
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Well you know what we are all going to say to this one p:
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Even better than pic's...video....
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Ok will get one or the other this afternoon. Oh that's another weird quirk it's ONLY an afternoon thing! No idea why
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That's great! I can't wait to see a picture of Bertie admiring himself! He sounds as proud (and vain) as a little peacock.
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So of course as soon as I post about it he stops the wing thing! Haven't been able to catch him doing it all weekend.
But I do owe you guys a video, here is his flirty dance he does for the bathroom mirror!

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Alisha,

Bertie is SO cute doing his dance and he REALLY gets into it. I burst out laughing watching him. It was great!
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That is hilarious! I love all his little sound effects, too!
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