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#1 ColoredQuaker

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Posted 17 August 2012 - 09:50 PM

My quaker seems to be tapping with his beak against the glass really fast every time I get near him. When I do he'll try to bite me but will take treats. He still gets on my hand and plays with me. Whats the reason for this?

#2 jaytee

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Posted 18 August 2012 - 12:33 AM

I have no idea what the reason for tapping is. SMOOCHES, QP never did it, Tweety, TIEL does it all the time, even while sitting on my shoulder. Posted Image

#3 Jen_and_spiggy

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Posted 18 August 2012 - 01:05 AM

Spiggy taps with his foot and sometimes with his beck and will sometimes bite if you disturb him :D..

#4 cnyguy

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Posted 18 August 2012 - 07:51 PM

Ralph likes to tap on things with his beak, just for the fun of it. :) He's invented a few tapping games, which usually require me to tap back in the same way-- loud or soft, proper number of taps, etc. If I do it wrong, I get squawked at. :lol: Your QP may just be trying to get your attention-- or he may have devised a game: "tap on the glass, get my slave to come let me out, then bite."

#5 Linzanity

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Posted 18 August 2012 - 08:57 PM

Lol @ cnyguy!!! Tweety has a lil mirror in her cage n will tap on it n call her self a pretty bird.