Jump to content
×
×
  • Create New...

Question About Leg Rings


Recommended Posts

Hi,

this is my first post ever. I would like to know if a budgie leg ring with numbers on it still accurate with colour/year age. Awkward question, but I read somewhere that if it's a split ring with numbers, then the colour of ring is not age related. 

Thanks. 

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 7 months later...

Sorry for a late reply, but I don't think leg rings have anything to do with age or color of the budgie. I've bought two budgies from the same place and only one of them had a leg ring. Usually, the rings are just for the breeder/seller to keep track of the bird and don't have any other specific purpose. (it could be identifying gender or age, but that's not always the case.)

Edited by AutumnLeaves
Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 3 weeks later...

Yes they are.  The Budgerigar Society determines the colours for each year.  This year we are using black. 

http://www.bcv.asn.au/diploma-show-classes-and-ring-colour-guide.html

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now