is there a way you could tell if they are about to lay an egg

I have a pet parakeet and has a male is there a way you could tell if they are about to lay an egg I have a parakeet box and it’s spring I do not know at all like has puffy bottom of her and does it matter if it’s a different color parakeet have […]

Abandoned eggs

We have 3 parakeets about 2 years old and one laid a total of 7 eggs over 7-8 days and was incubating them fine. The day after the last egg was laid I made a nest box with a concave bottom out of pine and moved the eggs in. Mama Bird started to lay on […]

What is the best diet for a Parakeet pair that are rearing young?

Question by hedgemaid: What is the best diet for a Parakeet pair that are rearing young? My parakeets have four babies so far and are feeding away and the babies look big and healthy. Is there any extras they (the Mom and Dad) might need in their diet right now? Best answer: Answer by Birdgirl13You […]

If i wanted to sell one of my budgies :1 how old would it have to be? 2 how much should i sell it for?

Question by mario: If i wanted to sell one of my budgies :1 how old would it have to be? 2 how much should i sell it for? I have 5 budgie eggs expecting to hatch within the next 2 days and i will not be able to keep all five so i am selling […]

I need a cute but different name for my budgie.She is dark blue with a yellow head. Any ideas?

Question by Rosie: I need a cute but different name for my budgie.She is dark blue with a yellow head. Any ideas? She is my other budgies mate and his name is Jacky boy. Mabye a name to go with that? Best answer: Answer by Laura SJill, horizon, twilight, artiste, azure, aoi, kiiroi. (last two […]

What are some healthy foods to feed to breeding budgies?

Question by Taylor Culby: What are some healthy foods to feed to breeding budgies? I’ve heard of feeding breeding pairs of budgies egg food and bits of chicken while breeding. Are there any good recipes that help keep breeding pairs healthy and in condition? Best answer: Answer by NemesisI keep egg food available to my […]

how do i get my budgies to breed?

Question by blaze: how do i get my budgies to breed? How can i get my budgies to breed? i have 4 pairs and two nestboxes all of them are pairs but all they seem to do is kiss but never mate. one mele puts one leg on top of a femail but she bites […]

Male Budgie and female Cockatiel

My birds are having sex is that normal?  Has anyone else seen this?  Its all the time.  My female is nesting has this ever produced a viable egg?  Or do I have a horney bird?

how do i know if my parakeet has egg bound? ?

Question by meli_ali44: how do i know if my parakeet has egg bound? ? my female parakeet is look like this right now AND today is 10/18/2008 http://s269.photobucket.com/albums/jj49/ALIANWARI/?action=view&current=IMAG0020.jpg so she sing and move around alot and she always goin to her nestbox all the time and she cams back and go in again and again….i […]

When should I take my baby parakeet out?

Question by Kenny H: When should I take my baby parakeet out? So the egg hatch about 3 weeks ago.And the baby parakeet is starting to grow feathers.It has feathers on its tail and seems to have a lot on its head,but you can still see the pink part (Only on some part).I don’t know […]