Hand feeding my baby cockatiel

I have a 5 day old baby cockatiel that mother bird rejected from the nest. I've been hand feeding it with Exact brand baby bird hand feeding formula from day 1. The bird is taking to it well and growing, becoming louder. My main problem is the tool I'm feeding it with. I got the formula at a pet/pet food store... show more I have a 5 day old baby cockatiel that mother bird rejected from the nest. I've been hand feeding it with Exact brand baby bird hand feeding formula from day 1. The bird is taking to it well and growing, becoming louder. My main problem is the tool I'm feeding it with. I got the formula at a pet/pet food store called Incredible Pets. I attempted to feed a baby cockatiel a few years ago and got the same food from the same store and they also gave me a small medical use pipette that worked really well with the formula. Well when I bought the formula this time they said they don't carry the pipettes anymore ... they didn't have anything I could use to feed a baby bird with. So I went to Longs Drugs and got a small medicine dropper. It works, it easily sucks formula up into it, but when I'm trying to feed the baby and gently squeeze the dropper, nothing comes out, so I squeeze just a little bit harder and the formula shoots out in a big glob all over poor baby's face. I can't get around this problem. Also when I've got the tip of the dropper in baby's mouth, I squeeze it and the same thing happens so it gets a giant mouthfull. I don't know what to do. What other method can I use to feed it? Where can I go to get something better?
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