At some point, you’ll be on the receiving end of a bite from your budgie. Until this happens, you may be concerned about what a bite from a budgie feels […]
Questions And Answers
Can Parrotlets Be Kept with Budgies?
Parrotlets are the smallest members of the parrot family. Boasting a maximum size of just five inches, these tiny parrots pack a lot of personality into their diminutive bodies. Parrotlets […]
Why Are Some Budgies Bigger Than Others?
Budgies are among the smallest companion birds, with many cages hosting more than one bird. English budgies are always bigger than American budgies. The former will be around 12 inches […]
Do Budgies Mate for Life?
If two budgies mate, they’ll remain a pair for at least the time they raise their chicks together. Bonded budgies usually part company when their young fly the nest. […]
Is It Possible To Be Allergic To Budgies?
Budgies aren’t hypoallergenic because they produce a small amount of feather dust, a substance that’s an irritant for people with breathing and respiratory problems. This won’t be the case for […]
Do Budgies Have A Good Memory?
Budgies are small birds, but this doesn’t mean they’re not smart. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society claims that birds have brains of proportionate size to apes, and budgies are […]
How To Tell If Your Budgies Doesn’t Like You
Budgies are transparent regarding their emotional state and how they feel about others. Happy budgies trill, sing, whistle, and interact with humans. A budgie that wants nothing to do with […]
Do Female Budgies Have Periods?
Sometimes, owners report seeing blood around their female budgie’s cloaca, making them think their budgie is menstruating. However, this is never the case. Female budgies undergo ovulation cycles, but they […]
What Is A Rainbow Budgie? [A Complete Guide]
Unlike the bright and solid colors of the common budgerigar (shell parakeet), rainbow budgies have softer colors, one slowly melting into the other. Rainbow budgies combine the blue, yellowface, opaline, […]