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What is it you want to know about your green hen?

More importantly, that cage is way too small for a single budgie let alone two. And budgies prefer rectangular cages with corners, not rounded cages. Furthermore that wood dowel perch and plastic swing are terrible perches for budgie feet. They should be replaced with natural wooden branch-like perches of various widths to prevent pressure sores and bumblefoot. Keeping these two lovely birds in that setup is tantamount to animal cruelty. Please provide the proper environment for your budgies.

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The purpose of this forum is to promote the BEST PRACTICES in the care of budgies for their optimal Health and Well-Being
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The absolute minimum size cage requirement for two budgies would be 76 cm Long x 46 cm Wide x 46 cm High.
Spacing between the bars must be no more than 1.27 cm.

Length is more important than height as budgies fly laterally, not vertically.
For the health and well being of your budgies, you need to get an appropriately sized cage immediately.
If you can get a cage that is BIGGER than the minimum, that is better.

Look at this thread to see what cage items you should be providing for your budgie's health and well-being.

Essentials to a Great Cage

Your green budgie is a female and is currently in breeding condition.
From the little I can see, it appears your other budgie is a male.

If you post a full-frontal picture of his cere taken in natural light, no flash and no direct sunlight, then we can confirm his gender.

If, as I believe, you have a mixed gender pair, then you MUST do everything necessary to prevent breeding.

A Heartfelt Plea to All Members
Tips For Discouraging Breeding
Before You Ever Consider Breeding Your Budgies
Guidance for Breeding Advice Threads

1. Make sure you NEVER put a nest box, pot or anything that could possibly be used as a nesting site in or on their cage.
2. Rearrange else inside the cage. If possible, move the cage to a different room.
3. Limit the budgies' daylight hours to no more than 8 hours per day until they come out of condition.
4. Make sure you are covering the cage at night -- top, three sides and 1/3 of the way down the front.
Ensure there is a nightlight in the room to help prevent night frights.

What are you feeding these birds?

A Healthy Diet for your Budgie
Quality Seed Mix
CuttleBones, Mineral Blocks and Manu Clay Roses
Safe Foods for Budgies
The Truth about GRIT

Please take the time to read through the Site Guidelines, the FAQs, the Budgie Articles and all of the Stickies located at the top of each section of the forum.
Truly, the very BEST advice anyone can offer you is to take the time to read ALL of the stickies throughout the various Talk Budgie forums as well as the Budgie Articles we have posted.
(Stickies are threads “stuck” at the top of each forum sub-section)

These are great resources for Talk Budgie members and have a wealth of reliable information which will assist you to learn the best practices in caring for your budgies for their optimal health and well-being.

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