How do I get my cockatiel to stop biting?

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May 19, 2009 8:48AM

The bird does not like being handled, it is biting you so that you will let go. Wear a leather glove when you handle the bird and do it often, he will get more used to being handled and get no satisfaction from biting you as it will not hurt and make you put him down. Or get a dog.