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Old 09-15-2015, 10:52 PM
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Just out of curiosity, is it possible my budgies are brothers? One is white and blue, the other is yellow and green, they are about nine months old. The guy I got them from (they are second hand) got them when they were about one month old. Is it possible or likely that they are brothers? I don't know much about colours and genes.

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Budgies come in all sorts of colours and mutations these days, a blue budgie hen can produce green, yellow, or mixed mutations chicks it depends on the two parents as to what the chicks will turn out to be, so yes your two boys can and most probably are related do they have leg bands on at all? Especially as they are the same age and came from the same person that makes the odds more so.
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Cool. Thanks. I don't think they have leg bands.
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