He’s a grey male cockatiel with the classic red-orange cheeks and yellow head and neck. He’s a beautiful, handsome bird, and he and Liz have become best friends.
ADVERTISEMENTIn the beginning, though, Chirpy seemed a bit frightened in his new environment and needed time to adjust. Like most animals, he responded well to food and let his guard down a little.
ADVERTISEMENT“I don’t think he was quite hand tamed at that point, so when I brought him home, I had to take it really slowly with him,” Liz said. “I bribed him with a lot of seeds, and then before we knew it, we were best friends.”Chirpy hangs out with Liz all day, and only goes to his cage at night to sleep.Read more on powerofpositivity.com