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Old 06-07-2015, 01:36 AM
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Default Part pigeon or a potential problem?

So, Kosh is kicking back on my keyboard right now: he's fluffed up, singing (out of tune, like usual!), and pausing every so often to kiss my fingertips. He's in a great mood.

But I'm a little bit worried because he stopped chattering a moment ago to start cooing at me. Like a pigeon. I want to say he's doing it because he's happy, but as I've never heard him make the sound before, I wanted to run it by you folks.

His breathing appears fine and he definitely isn't distressed.

What's your verdict? Chalk it up to yet another weird Kosh-ism? Or do I need to get him checked out?

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Old 06-07-2015, 03:47 AM
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You don't need to worry about the cooing, that's normal and really sweet to hear too!
It may be a coincidence but over the years I have noticed that the budgies who are more bonded to me have the tendency to do the cooing sounds.
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awww does that mean they love you? thats so cute!
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I think that's adorable
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Oh, man. Thanks for the reassurance! Kosh had some medical issues last month that landed him a week at the vet, so I may be guilty of being hyper protective right now.

I gotta admit, in retrospect, it was pretty cute.
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Yes, my special boy Budget does the cooing he does it especially when I blow long soft huffs of air on his tummy. He climbs to the top of his cage and hangs upside down then he proceeds to squawk till we come running and HUFF his tummy
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That's one of the cutest things ever. Seriously. I think you totally need to get video of that.
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That's one of the cutest things ever. Seriously. I think you totally need to get video of that.
Will try to he is a terror with a camera as soon as he sees it he flies over and lands on it!
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Aww, Kosh looooves his Mum! How adorable!
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hmmpf... which all explains why I've NEVER heard cooing.... guess I'll eat some worms!!
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