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what to put in a budgie nesting box

Do Budgies Need Nesting Material?

Captive budgies don’t have the same resources as wild budgies. Budgies don’t need nesting material, but it prevents eggs from rolling around, absorbs moisture, reduces the smell of droppings, and […]

should I play budgie noises for my budgie?

Do Budgies Like Hearing Budgie Sounds?

Budgies are social creatures that get lonely when kept by themselves. To fulfill their social needs, many owners wonder if playing budgie sounds will remove the sense of solitude. However, […]

do budgies eat egg shells?

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 try new foods

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 convert budgies to 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. […]

why do budgies grind their beaks?

What Does Budgie Beak Grinding Mean?

You may hear your budgie clicking its beak together or grinding it back and forth. Some owners fear that their budgie is harming or cracking its beak. Beak grinding involves […]

what does it mean when my budgie nibbles me?

Why Does My Budgie Nibble On Me?

Budgies like to feel things with their beaks and tongues. They like to nibble on each other and their human owners to show affection or aggression. If you’re wondering, “why […]