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Question Budgie Personality Changes

I know that most parrots 'change' as they progress towards adulthood. This change is normally accompanied by hormones and aggressive/territorial behavior. Do budgies go through these changes? I've been talking to some people and they say that they are relatively stable birds. What do you guys think?

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I currently have four budgies. Every one of them went through personality changes when they reached puberty and their hormones kicked in. Additionally, after a few weeks the personality "spikes" evened out to a level that is somewhere in between the cute, sweet, cuddly little "babies" they were and the "aggressive teenagers with angst" they acted like for awhile.

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I agree completely with Deb. My four all went through "puberty"....the boy's exhibited more I am the top of this pecking order behavior, and the girl's were a lot more prone to want to nip at me, and each other. It has evened out into adulthood, and they are all very sweet, and easy going bird's...
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Thank you! I currently do not have any budgies of my own but I am planning to get some in the future.
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Well let me commend you for doing your research first, that is very wise and will pay off big time when you do get bird's. You couldn't have found a better place to learn about all thing's budgie, than this forum. Welcome to talk budgies...
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Welcome to the forums!
It's amazing to hear you've been doing some research, that is always the best way to learn about these beautiful birds

My little girl's always been a diva, since the day I got her until now. She's been really stable only because I think she's just naturally bossy

I agree completely with Randy, there's no better place to learn all about budgies than here! Please ask if you have any questions, and keep us posted on your decision!

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Hi There I agree you can learn a lot from this form it has so much information about our birds and the people are very friendly and they help you when you don't know something... You can ask questions and every one is so very helpful....I think budgies personalities can change sometimes...This is the best run form number 1 top form....My budgie Indigo is beautiful but he can be bossy to....But Indigo is so friendly..... I have learned a lot from when I first joined...I love being here....
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I think their personality can change. My Kalle enjoyed before and during his first moult head scritches very much,but now he doesn't care for them anymore. He never was aggressive. He always was a sweet and very friendly birds but isn't "cuddly" anymore. Kinda sad,but of course I still love him.
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