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Taming and Bonding Taming and Bonding is all about helping your budgie learn to TRUST you. This requires time and patience and does not happen overnight.

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Old 04-16-2016, 07:32 AM
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Hey guys! So I'm in the middle of the process of training my budgie. I got her to eat out of my hand and I am trying to get her to come on my finger now. I tried touching her gently on her feet and belly but she keeps biting. Everytime I put my hand in without food she will bite my finger really hard, but I keep my finger there, very still, but she keeps biting. What should I do and how do I get her to come on my finger?

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I would suggest that she might not be ready to progress right yet. Perhaps spend more time feeding her by hand until she's really comfortable with that process.
Also check the forums training and bonding section for advice on biting budgies.
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Greetings welcome to the forum Connie. I also agree with therm.just give your budgie alittle time and 1 day you'll gain its trust more.I wish you well and many happy years together.blessings
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Here are some links that should help you in working with your budgie.

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Hi Connie and to the forums!

You've been given some great advice for advancing the bond with your budgie and prevent biting issues that may arise.

This is definitely the right place to learn even more about these little cuties, so I'm glad you have decided to join us and if you have any questions after reading through everything, please be sure to ask!

We'd love to meet your little one if you have any pictures

Hope to see you around!

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