Ok, so we found a budgie....actually the cat did....it survived and lives with us now. First budgie owners. I was told, boys blue, girls brown, pink etc. But then I came across information about Recessive Pied budgies where the rules are different. We found her/him in December and still had some of those baby lines on head, so must still be relatively young. Because he/she is not that keen on contact, and does not really show much interest in us, I thought I might get another one. But apparently girls are not that keen on housemates, so I would really like to know.
He/she also nibbles things a lot and screeches a lot (thats why we were sure it is a girl)
Thank you very much! I started growing suspicious about him being a girl. A friend told me about the blue cere thing, but then I found information that there is a exception to the rule and he looks just like the exception
Yes, we advertised, dropped off flyers in letter boxes in our area too...he could not fly when we got him - clipped wings and quite young too. Had him for good 2 months now. Been calling him Tweety and re-named the cat Sylvestr (she is a girl and we are keeping them well away from each other)
Thanks again! Now I know I can attempt to teach him to talk oh, and If you want, I have attached before and after pic
Hi there . Tweety is beautiful. Thank you for giving him a good home, and for at least trying to find his former owner. Good that you’re keeping Sylvester separate too. Looking forward to seeing more of your little cutie!
Thank you for rescuing Tweety and for giving him a safe and loving home.
He's a darling little boy.
I'm very glad to hear you are being extremely careful to keep the cat far away from your new little friend!
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