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My budgie is suddenly biting me constantly after we got a second budgie. Will it stop?

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My budgie is suddenly biting me constantly after we got a second budgie. Will it stop?

We had our budgie boy Harry for 9 months. He's the best. He constantly wants to be with us and talks 150 words. However because I'm going out more for work we decided to get a friend. I couldn't take it anymore hearing him being so sad whenever I had to leave. Even tho he was getting average 9-10 hours outside it would break my heart knowing him being sad when I left and this was always the plan. To tame the first budgie and then get another.

Since we got him my Harry has changed. He's obsessed with the new one which is understandable. But whenever he flies to me or I'm close he bites me. Everywhere. And he's really aggressive. It's just a bit hard going from being best friends and him kissing me 1000x a day to this.

I have Googled it and read some stuff that budgies may be aggressive first days. But I just want to try to make it better and not do some wrong things that could escalate things.

I dare to say that I literally cried today when he didn't want to look at me and just flew to me to bite me. Any similar experience?
Any tips?

Feels like he's another bird right now. I tried to expect the worst but damm. This is hard. For some reason he's even afraid of my finger. Can't give him scritches or play with his beak. Feels like he's gone back 10 steps.

I'm going to be patient but would like to hear any similar stories or tips
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Did you quarantine the new budgie (name?) when you brought it home before introducing it to Harry in neutral territory?
Quarantine means housing the new bird in a different cage in a different room than the current bird (as far away from the room the current bird is in as possible) for a period of 35-45 days.

Budgies mask symptoms when they are ill. Symptoms may not show up for over two weeks.
Often you will not even realize your bird is not well. Many budgie illnesses are airborne which is why you need to quarantine your new bird in a completely different room.

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Did you rearrange the cage completely before allowing the new budgie to occupy the space that had previously been Harry's alone?
When Harry comes out of the cage now, does he play and do his normal activities (other than now biting you rather than giving you kisses) or has his behavior changed in other ways?
How much time are you spending interacting with the new bird? Did Harry begin his biting of you before or after he first saw you interact with it?

Puberty in a budgie (generally 5-9 months of age) is a time when many budgies become more aggressive.
Why is my young bird suddenly aggressive?

Have you considered working with Harry through clicker training?

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