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  1. Diseases and Illnesses
    My female had sexual intercourse with the male budgie a few months ago, but we still didn't see any eggs laid, its tummy is a bit swollen so I assume it's pregnant. We tried to feel her tummy and we did feel something round in there. Some people suggested we apply some petroleum jelly while...
  2. Diseases and Illnesses
    My budgie has been vomiting for a few months already, we have been giving her medicine but it doesn't really help much. Its poop is normal and it still eats regularly. The thing it vomits is like yellow seeds but different from the seeds we give it. It usually just swing its head and the 'seeds'...
  3. Diseases and Illnesses
    Two days ago, I found that my budgie is breathing really hard and fast. Its poop look normal and it still eats but its breathing rate really worries me. It used to be a a very healthy budgie, like it would fly around the house and sing but it stopped doing so after it got sick. Its eyes looked...
  4. Diseases and Illnesses
    Hello, My Budgie has some redness under his left eyelid that I noticed yesterday evening. However, he has been acting normally since then and doesn't seem bothered at all, which has confused me. I was just wondering what this could be or what could have caused this. A note, he has been...
  5. Taming and Bonding
    I've had my budgie, Haven, (female) for almost a year now. She used to be very social and let people hold her all the time. After about a month, she started pecking my finger when I held her. I looked it up and trained her out of it. Now she hates being held, and has for months. I have been...
  6. Determining Gender
    Am I a girl or boy? My owner is new to budgies. Hi. Am I a girl or boy? My owner is new to budgies and needs help figuring me out. I'm about 9-10 weeks old.
  7. Follow-up Center
    Hey, My baby budgie Jerry unexpectedly flew onto the stand fan and slipped his toe into it. I can see little bleeding on his long toe, and he is limping right now. His is standing on one foot and is trying to used his injured leg while turning around. I do not think the toe is fractured as he...
  8. Taming and Bonding
    I have two budgies, one that has been in in the household for a couple of years, and one that we have had for a little over a year. Our household has been too busy during the years to bond with them, and would like to get to know them more. The first budgie (who's been in the household longer)...
  9. Mutations and Genetics
    I have 2 budgies, Zelda and Link. Zelda is the white/blue female who is 1 year old and the granddaugther of 2 of my previous budgies (Fuglebugl & Cookie). Link is the green youngling, who I just picked up recently, and he is around 3 months old. I wasn't sure I wanted to mate them, but they get...
  10. Your Budgie's Health
    Hello all!! My Budgie Miko is 3 years old, male and he lives with female badgie. Last 2 days he act strange. He was always opsessed with his female friend but lately when i enter the room he start to chirp like when is hungry. And i that moment i go to check the food container and i see there is...
  11. Diet and Nutrition
    Hi! I was wondering, can budgies have sour apples? The ones i have are only mildly sour, but i dont want to risk them getting sick.
  12. Taming and Bonding
    hello! two of my budgies are a bit older... they are three. I could not tame them when they were young for many reasons. since most birds have to be young to be tamed and such now that they are older can I still tame them? when they were younger they knew the little bit they sat on my finger let...
  13. General Budgie Talk
    Puff is my 3 year old budgie who has been kept as a single bird since I got her. She is my entire world, she is very bonded to me, she is out of her cage all the time except for bed, she practically owns my entire flat lol - toys and playgrounds everywhere. My point is that I know she is happy...
  14. Your Budgie's Health
    Hey, sorry if I'm posting in the wrong place. We've been painting the stairs of our basement since yesterday and we can smell the fumes from the main floor. My budgies live on the second floor and we just moved them to another room upstairs with the door closed and an air purifier in the room...
  15. General Budgie Talk
    Hello everyone, Hope you're all having a good day. I've recently got myself a young budgie, cannot identify its gender just yet so sadly will have to refer to it as it. I've got the cage setup, got it water in both a bowl and a dispenser as i didn't notice it drinking from the dispenser and...
  16. Your Budgie's Health
    Hello, I have a budgie who just turned 7y/o. About a year an a half ago he started this odd behavior of biting the air. He reaches out and just makes a biting or pecking motion like hes in a trance and he'll do it for quite a while if left alone. Should I be concerned? He only does this when...
  17. New Budgie Arrivals
    Thanks again so much for all the advice and information from this forum, I'll probably be asking for a bunch more now that I have my first budgie, Techno! Techno is a sweetie, I'm having a bit of trouble gendering them, if anyone here could help it'd be appreciated. The cere color I think...
  18. Taming and Bonding
    I got a new budgie :clearwing 1: about a month ago now and she is doing really good! She comes over to me when I come up to her cage,she sits on my hand,eats from my hand,eta. But when I take her out of the cage all she does is jump off my hand onto the floor! She has her wings clipped so she...
  19. Diseases and Illnesses
    Hi, I got a new female budgie today, she's less than 4 months old not sure about her exact age. Earlier today she was acting fine, on our ride home, I noticed that her droppings inside her travel box were yellow-ish and with a very mushy texture. I put her in her cage and she was fine. This...
  20. Diseases and Illnesses
    Hi all I've just recently brought home my first and only budgie, called winston :lovie 1: He's been home around 3 weeks and is starting to settle in. If I rub his belly, he jumps on a stick and flys around the room every other day. Appears to be happy, not chirping much yet though. Anyway...
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