Moving rear end over my hand

by Sandra
(Texas)

My cockatiel rubs her rear end on my hand while she is perched on my finger. Why does she do this?

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Feb 10, 2011
my cockatoo rubs her bottom on my hand
by: Anonymous

My four year old cockatoo rubs her bottom on my hand

Sep 13, 2010
Female bird rubbing on hand
by: The Avian Vet

It is unusual for a female to have this behavior. Typically it is masturbation, but mostly males do it, but I have seen females do it to. It is OK, no reason to make her stop.

Dr B

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