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Hi everyone! I’m new here, but my name is Aleesha So, I recently bought two new baby budgies on Saturday, on the 25th of April. One is 8 weeks old (Skye) and the other is around 5 weeks (Sunny). The breeder told us that they were both male by rubbing their cloaca, but I’m not sure if this is an effective way of sexing (If anyone knows, please let me know). They were both supposedly hand-raised, but when we bought them home, they were terrified, which is understandable. The second or third day we had them, my dad grabbed them out of the cage, and forced them to be held as he said this would ma
Hi guys! I bought my budgie, Fred, in March 2016. He was about 4 months old when I bought him and I've tried everything to tame him and it's not working. I've tried leaving my hand in the cage 3 times a day and nothing happened. At one point I had him eating millet while I held it but he randomly stopped doing this. So I took a step back with him and there hasn't been any progress. I've searched around and tried literally everything I could find and I don't know what else to do. He plays with his toys, eats, drinks, and sings while I'm in my room with him so I know he's comfortable. He's fine