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Old 11-06-2015, 03:20 PM
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A question.

As much as Skye has enjoyed his time with Jimmy and Sunny, with their growing bond, it seems it's time to think about a 6th bird seriously.
Instinctively, I would choose to get a male friend for Skye as I think this would be the easiest solution and I wouldn't have to worry about female problems (as I've said before, I wouldn't have picked females, had I had the choice but I do love my girls).

Now, I'm guessing either way I go won't matter too much, but I do like to double check.
I was slightly concerned that another male might show more interest in the females and this could still cause trouble with the flock. But additionally, a new female could cause the same types of issues if one of the males who currently has a female likes her.

My idea was after quarantine, to allow just Skye interaction with him/her to try and bond them a little better.
Ideas and suggestions welcomed.

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I definitely recommend getting a male to be a buddy for Skye.
After quarantine, giving the new budgie time to bond with Skye for a few weeks before introducing him to the rest of the flock is an excellent idea.
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Thank you for the feedback.
I felt like I knew the right answers but a second opinion is always good. Now I just have to spot the perfect budgie boy.
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Yeeeessss No. 6 is on the way!

I can't wait to see which little guy you choose!
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Yeeeessss No. 6 is on the way!

I can't wait to see which little guy you choose!
I think it will be a case of which budgie speaks to me. The last trip to my local pet store only had females so it might not happen straight away. Of course, you guys will be the first to know when it does.
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I went to get cuttlefish at the pet store and checked his budgies but just girls still.
Sorry Skye.
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