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Old 09-06-2015, 10:43 PM
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Hey Everyone! Happy Labor Day Weekend!!

I had the enormous pleasure of visiting the Houston Budgerigar Society show on Saturday and Sunday. To say I had fun is an understatement. The show was very educational for me. I met many breeders (such as Ghalib Al-Nassar and Janice Al-Nassar; talked to Dewayne Weldon and met many others) and saw many beautiful birds! Now I am working on having my own breeding stock:-) Just want to share some photos from the event ( more than 160 photos, so be ready:-))

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Wow, now that's what I call a fine stable of world-class, budgerigar Thorobreds. A real feast for the eyes and envy galore. Thanks for sharing the photos
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Some very nice birds there. Ghalib and Janice have visited Australia on quite a few occasions and they are very nice people.
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Oh my God... they are so beautiful!!!!!
I especially loved No 25 and 35! I would love to have them!
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What beautiful birds! What a cool experience!
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In general, what do the breeders feed their birds?
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Oh, I am so jealous! Also check out Julie Willis as she is a top breeder and is always helpful for new people she lives just out side of Dallas. There are a lot of shows in Texas and it is a good place to get breeder birds at a show. Check the BAA site for contact info. It is always a special treat to have the Al Nasars
as judges. I recognize some of the birds you got to see a number of great birds from the east coast as well as Texas , Arizona and the West. Congrats. Jo Ann


P.S. Check out the new seed Mix Sticky and add fresh veggies, egg food, high protein processed grains in bulk like game bird starter which is similar to and cheaper than pellets, alfalfa and other dried grasses and a lot use Soluvite D from vetafarm. The breeder process is very similar to diets like Lindsey, Kate C and Aluz feed their flocks. JA
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Wow, what gorgeous birds! It must have been a real treat to see them in person. Thanks for sharing such lovely pictures!
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Wow! Great pictures!! I'm going to the Hamilton & District Budgerigar Society show tomorrow and I'm super excited!!!

What else can you see at the shows?

Are there sometimes young birds available to purchase?

What colours are #15 and #25 and #34?
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Wow...how awesome. Thank's for sharing Mike...
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