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Old 02-06-2017, 04:55 PM
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We have a bird feeder outside of our house, and Cosmo and Lulu have a clear view of it. Whenever a bird comes (usually it's just a chickadee or wren, nothing that I would consider scary to budgie), Cosmo and Lulu start screeching and flying all over the cage. I'm kind of unsure about what to do, should I put the feeder or the cage somewhere else

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You could try either one- probably whatever is easiest (and safest for all birds concerned) and see if it makes a difference.
I would assume that the budgies think it is a predator budgie and they feel threatened, even if they are quite safe. Best to move it before one of them injures themselves in a panic.
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You could try either one- probably whatever is easiest (and safest for all birds concerned) and see if it makes a difference.
I would assume that the budgies think it is a predator budgie and they feel threatened, even if they are quite safe. Best to move it before one of them injures themselves in a panic.
Ok, that's what I thought. I'll move their cage to a better location.
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Let us know if this keeps them calmer.
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They are much calmer now, thanks!
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