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what causes bumblefoot in budgies?

How Do Budgies Get Bumblefoot?

Pododermatitis (bumblefoot) is a common concern in pet birds. Bumblefoot is an inflammation of the foot, leading to swelling and discomfort. It’s most regularly found in older or overweight budgies. […]

what to feed a molting budgie

What Should I Feed A Molting Budgie?

Molting is essential to a budgie’s life cycle, typically occurring at least once a year, sometimes more frequently. Molting enables a budgie shed old, worn feathers and regrow new, healthy […]

is it ok to spray my budgie with water?

Do Budgies Like To Be Sprayed with Water?

Many budgies enjoy being sprayed and misted with a water spray bottle. Spraying water at a budgie has many benefits. It acts as a shower, allowing a budgie to clean […]

can budgies sense sadness?

Do Budgies Know When You’re Sad?

One of the great joys of pet ownership is companionship with an animal. Although we speak different languages, many people claim that animals can sense their moods, especially sadness. Proceedings […]

why Are my budgie's feet cold?

Why Does My Budgie Have Cold Feet?

Budgies’ feet vary in temperature, depending on circumstances. Expect the feet to feel cool to the touch after a wash or perching on a cold surface. If a budgie’s feet […]

do budgies get attached to their owners?

Do Budgies Bond with Their Owners?

Companion birds are very popular, with Society and Animals declaring them the third most popular pet in America. This is due, at least in part, to the way birds forge […]

why does my budgie keep hanging upside down?

Why Do Budgies Hang Upside Down?

Even if budgies prefer to remain upright by day, it’s common to find budgies sleeping upside down, which is an instinctive behavior learned in the wild. As a prey species, […]