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Behavior differences between m/f GCCs /conures
When I gout Lily 3 months ago, she came with a certificate that had ber hatch date, dates of immunizations, and gender on it. They say she is female, but the people at the pet store don't know if she was dna sexed or not. I don't really care what her gender is enough to do dna sexing, but I am curious to hear if people that own GCCs or other conures have noticed a difference in gender behaviors?
Lily loves exploring, and poking her head in nooks and crannies. She likes to hide in fabric, but if she is around me she runs out to give me kisses, then backs back in. She can also be territorial around her food and water dishes inside her cage. We are workimg on this, and she has learned to take out her aggression on her toys instead of the offending hand. She is also had learned a few words and mimics many sounds. She says "hi", "boy" (her name for my parrotlet), and "sorry". She also makes kissy sounds, crunches, clicks, squeaks, and laughs (all sounds she hears me or her toys make).
These are generally behaviors I would associate with males birds, but I've never owned a GCC, and I've also had mostly males (budgies, and parrotlets).
Have you noticed differences in male/female conure behaviors? And what are they?