Jump to content

Guadalupe

Site Members
  • Content Count

    7
  • Joined

  • Last visited

Community Reputation

0 Neutral

About Guadalupe

  • Rank
    Budgie Hatchling

Previous Fields

  • Referral
    Google
  • Country
    Australia
  • City/Town
    Ganmain

Profile Information

  • Gender
    Female
  • Breeder
    Yes
  • Show Breeder
    Only Pet Type
  • My Club
    N/A
  • Budgies Kept
    3
  1. Guadalupe

    Breeding Setup

    It is divided into two sections- the rosellas have one half and the budgies will have the other.
  2. Guadalupe

    Baby Hand Raised Budgie

    It definitely wasn't weaned. It yells and yells and flys at the sides of the cage to get to you for food. I solved the sleepy problem. His cage is in my dining room. My kids are afraid of the dark and insist on having that light on because it shines into all their rooms. I had the cage covered but I guess it wasn't dark enough. Last night I moved the cage to a dark room and still covered it, and today he looks great. He makes noises and flaps his wings (he hasn't really flown yet) and perches etc
  3. Guadalupe

    Breeding Setup

    As a kid I had an aviary and they bred as a colony just fine, and so did my auntie- in fact, hers was packed with birds. Way more than I would ever have and she rarely had problems. My daughter tried the same thing with just a few pairs and there was constant carnage. I figured maybe budgies had changed the rules
  4. Guadalupe

    Sex Of New Baby

    I'd be thrilled if it was a male. He's so friendly at the moment and has no fear at all. He's very snugly and loves to run up my sons sleeve.
  5. Guadalupe

    Breeding Setup

    My son would like to breed budgies. We have an aviary that is 2.2 x 1.6mt. I know colony breeding is a bad idea, but I've also read that they won't breed if there is only one pair. Is it enough that the adjoining aviary has a pair of rosellas? Or would 2 pairs in an aviary that size be okay?
  6. Guadalupe

    Sex Of New Baby

    Can someone please help me with the gender of our new budgie? It is fully feathered but not weaned. Also, what would its colour be called?
  7. Guadalupe

    Baby Hand Raised Budgie

    I was given a baby budgie who I was told was eating plenty of seed but also receiving one formula feed a day. I was told he/she would be right without the formula feed. We had it for 2 days and It started to get sleepy and begging for food and had an empty crop. I got some formula and it absolutely gorged itself. I have given it a formula feed today at 11am and then at about 5pm and its crop emptied in between. It does preen itself, but seems to sleep for 95% of the day. Is this okay? How often should I feed it? I was thinking of feeding it when it had an empty crop at least until it was more active? It is fully feathered.
×