Some owners avoid feeding peppers to budgies due to their hot, spicy flavor, which is assumed will burn and irritate a budgie’s mouth. However, unlike humans, budgies can’t taste the […]
Food And Drink
Can Budgies Eat Oranges?
Oranges are eaten by wild budgies, so this fruit makes a healthy dietary addition. Budgies can eat all parts of the orange, including the peel (skin), flesh, and seeds. Oranges […]
What Treats Do Budgies Like? [Favorite Snacks]
Treats are a great way to reward a budgie for good behavior and improve your bond. Whether they’re used as a learning tool or tasty extra, you should have some […]
Why Is My New Budgie Not Drinking Water?
If budgies don’t drink water regularly, they’ll become sick and die. New budgies may refuse to hydrate when they first arrive in your home. This is a natural response to […]
What Herbs Can You Feed Budgies?
While everyone feeds their budgies fruits, vegetables, seeds, nuts, and grains, herbs are often ignored or forgotten about entirely. Herbs have a high percentage of fiber, which promotes good digestion […]
Can I Feed My Budgie Egg Shells?
Budgies need calcium in their diet, and egg shells are one of the best sources of this nutrient. You may have noticed a mother budgie cracking her own eggs and […]
How To Get Your Budgie To Eat New Food
Despite having a varied diet in the wild, pet budgies often just want to eat seeds and millet in captivity. Consequently, they may refuse fruits, vegetables, nuts, grains, and pellets, […]
How To Get Budgies To Eat Pellets?
An all-seed diet is unhealthy, but it can be difficult to transition a budgie to pellets. Budgies can be fussy eaters, and pellets aren’t the most colorful or texture-heavy food. […]
Can Budgies Eat Sunflower Seeds?
Some owners offer seed or millet as the primary diet for their budgies, alongside some fruits, vegetables, and nuts. Sunflower seeds are tasty and healthy for budgies. Sunflower seeds are […]