Cockatiels are native to Australia and are the smallest of the cockatoo family. They originate from the outback regions of inland Australia, and favor the Australian wetlands, scrublands, and bush lands. The cockatiel's distinctive pointed yellow crest is held erect when startled or excited, while a crest slightly tilted indicates a relaxed state of mind. Male cockatiels are very protective and nurturing of their offspring and are known to be very capable of raising their newborns if the mother is unable to.
Both the Birdorable Scarlet Macaw and the Cockatiel are featured on this Halloween coloring page. The two birds are surrounded by a spider web and ghost with the text "Happy Halloween" below. ... more