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Cockatiel from Monrovia, CA
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Charlie was a Valentine's Day present from my dad in 1984. Who would have guessed that he'd be living such a full and feisty life! Charlie's lived in several states and been on his fare share of airplanes. He's a little crabby in his old age, but that's why we love him..

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Hi! My name is Charlie

I am a Cockatiel from Monrovia, CA.

Pretty Bird, Ratso

30 years old   M

Cockatiel

Bread, pasta, rice, crackers, the occasional tortilla chip. I'm a carb maniac! Hey, I've lived this long so I'm doing something right!

If things seem awfully quiet, it's because I'm in my shoe box. I also enjoy sitting in the potted plant and eating a little dirt. Sometimes I hide in the pillows on the bed... a great way to freak out the bird sitter! I also love spending time with my girlfriend, a sun conure.

Please don't disturb me when I'm in my shoe box. Can't a bird get a little peace and quiet around here?

I love that she and I have pretty much grown up together. And I love that she gives me showers.

Well, seeing as I'm an elderly bird, I'm entitled to do just about anything I want. I like to freak people out when they're sleeping by sitting really close to their head and staring at them so that when they wake up, I'm right there!.

Gimme the carbs!.

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10/29/2008 10:20.43 AM  
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01/09/2008 02:18.05 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Charlie
Finally a birdie that is older than me. You deserve a vote for that. : ) What is your secret? I tried the potted plant once too green for me.
Bye bye.

Come visit me, The Moocher Ducks, Norman, St Francis Chapel, Say a prayer today, Phoenix Base Fliers:Home of the 2013 World Champs & Jude.

10/18/2007 03:03.05 PM Report This Comment  
  hi can ya please fly by and give pepe a vote so he can get a chance to win bird of the week? thanx and here goes a vote 4 ya ,pepe

Come visit me, ROCKIE, TAMMY, IN LOVING MEMORY OF MADDY & PEPE.

10/14/2007 05:53.21 PM Report This Comment  
  Hello from the flock
You are sooo handsome. I can see why the ladies love you too. I'm writing for Rudy because he is a bit grumpy this morning. My first feathered child was a Cockatiel like yourself. She was named Chauncey but at the time I didn't know her sex. I did learn quickly after she laid an egg.
Chauncey crossed the rainbow bridge at the age of 15. It was my complete devotion to her that made me start a new flock years later. Funny, we don't have a Cockatiel but plan on it again. I've taken on much bigger wings and will have to stop that practice unless I plan on moving.
Keep on loving! Mommy and Rudy.

Come visit me, Stella, TiVo, Lucy, Rudy, Gumbi & Gracie May.

10/13/2007 05:51.20 AM Report This Comment  
  Hello
Good Lord Charlie! I am a young sprig compared to you. I must say, you look quite handsome and healthy for 23 -- we old birds know how to look polished! Thank you for writing -- I am sending you a vote and a friendly hello! Write back anytime. Your buddy, Calvin

Come visit me, Miggy, Calvin passed away July 16, 2008, Smarty, Silky & Jacinta.

10/11/2007 04:42.18 PM Report This Comment  
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10/02/2007 10:11.25 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Charlie
Well, 23 years old, You & your Mom must be doing something right. I am only 2 1/2. I like that you have a box for peace & quiet, that way you can get yor needed sleep. I keep trying to bite the wireless mouse while Mom is typing.Here's a vote for you. (*>*)

Come visit me, In Memory of Dusty (a white faced cockatiel).

09/27/2007 09:52.31 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi Charlie
you are adorable and I am so glad to meet you. I'm six and hope to live as long as you. Here's my vote for you

Come visit me, Paul.

09/25/2007 04:45.32 PM Report This Comment  
  hi
hey charlie! you look kinda like me! your almost as old as my mom- got any tips?

-beakman

Come visit me, Beakman, Ivan, Trouble & Sammy.

09/25/2007 11:09.56 AM Report This Comment  
  Welcome Charlie!!!
WOW!!! 23 years old...way to go!! You are a pretty bird and you have my vote, keep up the good work...Come visit me and we can talk, I always like to make new friends...your friend, *Rocky* xoxoxo

Come visit me, MEMORIAL PAGE 2 ~WE WILL MISS U DUSTY, , MEMORIAL PAGE FOR BC FRIENDS /WE'LL MISS U PEEWEE!, <@BUDDY JR.@>WE'LL ALWAYS LOVE U DUSTY & BOBO aaaah Spring is here!! ~UR IN R HEARTS DUSTY.

09/25/2007 09:49.38 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi from 2 Jersey birds!
Well, old man you are living a great life!! Our Mom had a cockatiel that she had to give to a friend years ago and he's about 16 now..we're all young so we have to respect our elders so here's a vote!

Come visit me, Buddy !!!, Little Bird & Gracie*.

09/25/2007 04:34.50 AM Report This Comment  
  Welcome Oldtimer
Hey there, now here's a bird with some experience. Glad to see you here.

Come visit me, Kani.

09/25/2007 02:48.45 AM Report This Comment  
  Welcome!
Welcome to BC. Sounds like you are a crusty old bird!
Vern is at least 25, probably at least 40 years old.

Come visit me, Mongo, Vern & Chester.

09/24/2007 11:51.02 PM Report This Comment  
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