Candle making bad for birds? - Talk Parrots Forums

Talk Parrots General General parrot discussion, questions, help and information.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-12-2012, 12:01 PM Thread Starter
 
Quakermum's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 537
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 10
   
Candle making bad for birds?

Hey guys

So I love hobbies and I decided I want to try candle making, I know you should never have candles lit because it's bad for a birds health and I never light candles but I'd like to make it and it includes boiling wax. Does anyone make candles I heard you can use soy wax and it's better then peripharon(not sure if that's spelled right) or bee wax...anyone make candles? Anyone know which is best? Thanks in advance

Quakermum is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-12-2012, 12:11 PM


 
tippa's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: UK
Posts: 2,115
Thanks: 275
Thanked 407 Times in 256 Posts
Rep Power: 24
                 
I have not ideas about candle making but a thought had just crossed my mind - you could try to make your candles in shape of quaker birds Maybe other bird species too, wouldn't that be a interesting hobby


Last edited by tippa; 11-12-2012 at 12:13 PM.
tippa is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-12-2012, 01:09 PM



 
catalinadee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: UK
Posts: 17,637
Thanks: 1,593
Thanked 2,007 Times in 1,575 Posts
Rep Power: 99
                     
One thing I couldn't tell you I am super safe about things I don't know about. Wait until somebody tells you before you do. Better safe than sorry!

- Alexandrine parakeets Holly, George, Koda & - Crimson rosella Kasumi Orange winged Amazon parrot Paulie
catalinadee is offline  
 
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-12-2012, 05:23 PM Thread Starter
 
Quakermum's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 537
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 10
   
Ya I never really light candles don't like the strong smell and I know it's bad for his respiratory system it would be just to do as a hobby I love trying hobbies but I'd have to melt the wax anyways I checked out the supplies at michaels and it's gona cost me around $60 to make an $8 candle unless theirs a cheaper way I don't think il be trying this lol. Thanks anyways guys

Quakermum is offline  
Closed Thread

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Talk Parrots Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome