Alistair's really weird - Talk Budgies Forums


User Menu
Forum Home
Budgie Gallery
Budgie FAQ
Site Guidelines
How-To-Guide
Members List
Today's Posts
Log In
Register now!
Search



Advanced Search
Popular Forums
Announcements

Budgie Articles

Budgie Talk

Budgie Pictures

Budgie Videos

Budgie Behavior

Determining Gender

Your Budgie's Health

Taming and Bonding

Budgie Breeding

In Memory

Other Birds

Contests

Chit Chat

Site Information

Talk Network
Talk Budgies
Talk Cockatiels
Talk Parrotlets
Talk Parrots
Sponsored Ads

Go Back   Talk Budgies Forums > Budgie Talk > General Budgie Talk


Closed Thread
 
Short URL LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 08-09-2015, 01:01 PM
Heavypenguins's Avatar
Heavypenguins (Amber)
Hatchling
State:
 
Profile:Heavypenguins is offline
Gender:
Number of Budgies: 1
Budgie Experience Level: Budgie Owner
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: Plymouth, UK
Posts: 197
Gallery: 0
Karma:
Points: 337
Rep Power: 5
Heavypenguins is a jewel in the roughHeavypenguins is a jewel in the roughHeavypenguins is a jewel in the roughHeavypenguins is a jewel in the rough
Default Alistair's really weird

He's honestly the strangest little clown I've had the pleasure of owning!

He likes his celery chopped up into slices, but recently he's gotten into this habit of throwing a piece out of his bowl, then looking at me when it hits the cage floor.

If I just put the piece back into his bowl (provided it didn't land in anything nasty), he'll just throw it back out.

However he's happy to take it straight from my hand and he won't throw it about, nor does he try!

That, and he also licks my finger every now and then.

I think my bonding with him had brought him out of his shell but oh my!

I think he just likes being fed, rather than doing it himself sometimes.

Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 08-09-2015, 01:41 PM
StarlingWings's Avatar
Super Moderator // MEMBER OF THE YEAR 2015


 
Profile:StarlingWings is offline
Gender:
Number of Budgies: 1
Budgie Experience Level: Budgie Lover
Join Date: Mar 2013
Posts: 17,580
Gallery: 0
Karma:
Points: 12055
Rep Power: 38
StarlingWings has a reputation beyond reputeStarlingWings has a reputation beyond reputeStarlingWings has a reputation beyond reputeStarlingWings has a reputation beyond reputeStarlingWings has a reputation beyond reputeStarlingWings has a reputation beyond reputeStarlingWings has a reputation beyond reputeStarlingWings has a reputation beyond reputeStarlingWings has a reputation beyond reputeStarlingWings has a reputation beyond reputeStarlingWings has a reputation beyond repute
Default

He knows what he wants and he'll get it any way he can You both have bonded really well!
__________________

~StarlingWings~
and Princess Mallorn!
Thank you to Deb for her wonderful Faery magic
  #3  
Old 08-09-2015, 01:42 PM
Therm's Avatar
Member of the Month January 2016

State:
 
Profile:Therm is offline
Gender:
Number of Budgies: 17
Budgie Experience Level: Budgie Lover
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: Lincs
Posts: 4,995
Gallery: 0
Karma:
Points: 4382
Rep Power: 14
Therm has a reputation beyond reputeTherm has a reputation beyond reputeTherm has a reputation beyond reputeTherm has a reputation beyond reputeTherm has a reputation beyond reputeTherm has a reputation beyond reputeTherm has a reputation beyond reputeTherm has a reputation beyond reputeTherm has a reputation beyond reputeTherm has a reputation beyond reputeTherm has a reputation beyond repute
Default

It's the same as a kid who can feed themselves but wants the parents to do it for them and it's absolutely adorable!!!
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #4  
Old 08-09-2015, 02:14 PM
Heavypenguins's Avatar
Heavypenguins (Amber)
Hatchling
State:
 
Profile:Heavypenguins is offline
Gender:
Number of Budgies: 1
Budgie Experience Level: Budgie Owner
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: Plymouth, UK
Posts: 197
Gallery: 0
Karma:
Points: 337
Rep Power: 5
Heavypenguins is a jewel in the roughHeavypenguins is a jewel in the roughHeavypenguins is a jewel in the roughHeavypenguins is a jewel in the rough
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by StarlingWings View Post
He knows what he wants and he'll get it any way he can You both have bonded really well!
Alistair always knows how to make me jump to his attention! He's polite and kind, too. If I give him scritches now, he'll preen himself a bit, and then start preening my finger.
He's still a strange little guy, though!

Quote:
Originally Posted by Therm View Post
It's the same as a kid who can feed themselves but wants the parents to do it for them and it's absolutely adorable!!!
I always feel really important if he chooses to take a piece of food from me, rather than the same thing in his bowl!
Especially when he practically runs down the perch to get it
  #5  
Old 08-09-2015, 02:17 PM
Budgiekeet's Avatar
Budgiekeet (Rick)
Member of the Month January 2013
State:
 
Profile:Budgiekeet is offline
Gender:
Number of Budgies: 14
Budgie Experience Level: Budgie Enthusiast
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Phoenix Arizona.
Posts: 4,870
Gallery: 9
Karma:
Points: 6208
Rep Power: 21
Budgiekeet has a reputation beyond reputeBudgiekeet has a reputation beyond reputeBudgiekeet has a reputation beyond reputeBudgiekeet has a reputation beyond reputeBudgiekeet has a reputation beyond reputeBudgiekeet has a reputation beyond reputeBudgiekeet has a reputation beyond reputeBudgiekeet has a reputation beyond reputeBudgiekeet has a reputation beyond reputeBudgiekeet has a reputation beyond reputeBudgiekeet has a reputation beyond repute
Default

It sounds like you two are going to be friends for a long time. Keep working like you are so he can get you trained just the way he wants.
__________________
Picture on Horseshoe Lake
  #6  
Old 08-09-2015, 07:11 PM
FaeryBee's Avatar
FaeryBee (Deborah)
Administrator



State:
 
Profile:FaeryBee is offline
Gender:
Number of Budgies: 7
Budgie Experience Level: Budgie Enthusiast
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Florida
Posts: 53,836
Gallery: 0
Karma:
Points: 2594
Rep Power: 35
FaeryBee has a reputation beyond reputeFaeryBee has a reputation beyond reputeFaeryBee has a reputation beyond reputeFaeryBee has a reputation beyond reputeFaeryBee has a reputation beyond reputeFaeryBee has a reputation beyond reputeFaeryBee has a reputation beyond reputeFaeryBee has a reputation beyond reputeFaeryBee has a reputation beyond reputeFaeryBee has a reputation beyond reputeFaeryBee has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Prince Alistair is simply training you (his servant) to be at his beck and call at all times!
__________________

Closed Thread



Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:22 AM.



Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright © 2000- 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright © 2006 - , 2403 Networks LLC. All rights reserved.