Reading a pedigree

I have been pouring over Phil Feret’s pedigrees for the past week and realized that many people in the hobby get pedigrees and either just want them to look at or don’t really know what’s involved in decifering a pedigree.  I would like to shed some...

Introducing…. Match Shows!

In response to the need for EDUCATIONAL shows that are also stressing a standard that is obtainable, the ICA is announcing the evolution of the match show. v  All of our judges have been breeding cockatiels for over 10 years with the average judge having bred for...

ICA Meeting Live!

Ok folks, we will have a live ICA meeting on Friday at 6pm.     Please join us at our meeting room March 17th, 2017 at 6pm PST (9pm EST) Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: https://zoom.us/j/5814869413 Or iPhone one-tap (US Toll): +16465588656,5814869413# or...

1st Annual ICA Show

When:  March 18-19 Where:  LaQuinta Inn Ontario Airport.   Ontario, CA New to a show?   Most of us are too!  Bring your cockatiel in any type of small cage and we will get it situated in a show cage.   We have plenty free of charge waiting! Friday Night:   ICA Meeting...

ICA News Brief: Cockatiel Educational Matches

ICA NEWS BRIEF: Educational Matches: The executive committee of International Cockatiel Association announces the advancement of education in the standard arena. The BASICS What is it? Shows based not on number of birds but number of exhibitors which will promote...