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Old 07-24-2019, 02:14 PM
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So I recently just moved my two budgies into a new cage and they aren't as active and loud as they used to be. What's wrong?

It's a Prevue Black Flight Cage in case you were wondering.
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Old 07-24-2019, 02:49 PM
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Great! That’s a good cage .

Your budgies can benefit by adding some natural branches instead of the dowels going across. This texture will help with foot health. A dowel is okay if others are provided as well, but honestly where they are, they might get pooped on.
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Hello,

They might seem a little displaced for a short time. Some birds adjust right away to new surroundings, while others may take more time to get used to and adjust.

You’ve come to the right place to learn all about budgies. First, please take a little time to read over the Stickies posts in each section. They contain the most up to date information, and have answers to questions you may have. Also please read the Site Guidelines .

Looking forward to seeing and hearing more about your budgies!
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They are just getting used to the new space an may be a bit scared for a few days.
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I purchased some new perches and removed all but one plain perch.
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That cage looks really nice. I've been considering getting one myself. How exactly do the doors latch?
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Hi! to Talk Budgies

I've merged your three threads regarding your budgies' new cage into one.
In the future, please refrain from creating multiple threads throughout the forum regarding one topic.

The Prevue Hendryx Cage is a great choice and I have several of them..
It will simply take your birds a little while to get used to their new environment.

I do recommend you clip the spring-loaded side doors shut for safety.

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Additionally, read through the link for essentials for a great cage for excellent information regarding perches, etc.

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