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Do female budgies do the mating pose for any reason besides mating? I'm talking about the leaning forward & lifting tail, & tiny pupils (aka "crazy eyes" in our house. Lol)

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I've never seen my females do it for any other reason (not that they tend to really do it much anyway).
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No, that pose is strictly related to breeding and is done for mating purposes.
Besides your description, the feathers on their forehead area also puff up a bit.
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