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Old 08-10-2015, 09:48 AM
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I went out today and popped into local pet store in the area and they had the most gorgeous mauve coloured budgie. I kinda fell for her (in my head, it was a her just because...) and if I was in a position to get another budgie, I so would have had her!

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Old 08-10-2015, 09:52 AM
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Haha I do that all the time
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Old 08-10-2015, 10:33 AM
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And that, my friend, is exactly why we have a "Budgaholic's Support Group" !
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Old 08-10-2015, 11:08 AM
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Personally I have been good, last time I went to the pet shop for a few more toys I did not allow myself to go to the back of the shop where the birds are lol, then again if I would have seen a mauve budgie.......hmmmmmmmm lol
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Old 08-10-2015, 11:09 AM
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Best to stay OUT of pet stores and buy all necessary supplies on line!
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Old 08-10-2015, 11:11 AM
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Best to stay OUT of pet stores and buy all necessary supplies on line!
You have perfect timing, my Walmart order should arrive today
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The two closest pet stores which I normally visit don't even sell budgies, so I'd have to go out of my way to buy one, which is good for me, really.
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Oh dear I think you need to stay out of those pet stores
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This very thing happens most every time I go to a pet store. I can't help but look at the budgies. And then I have to remind myself not to want any. My husband knows my weakness for the cute little babies and just gives me the "NO" look if I start to swoon over one.

Yesterday I fell for a young blue fellow that was noticeably friendly and came to the side of the cage and let me rub on his head. Sadly it looked like he had some sort of small scrape on his cere that was in the process of still healing.
And I know the rules to stay clear of unhealthy/injured birds but he was just so cute. And and and he neeeds me.
Hubby had to guide me away to the check out stand as we were ONLY there to get worms for the lizards.
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Yes... I get the same thing when I visit the local pet store. And not just for budgies.. I fell in love with Rocky the Macau when I was 15! But he is not for sale... When I visit the store, I enjoy speaking to him and he answers back! Here he is:

I see him like a big baby
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