Buying from a breeder means you may have to wait until they are weaned, between 8 and 10 weeks after hatching. A young bird will have horizontal bar-markings across its entire head, including the crown. The frontal stripes disappear when the budgie moults for the first time, after three to four months. There are a number of things to look out for if you want to take home a budgie. Most breeders keep their birds in good conditions. If cages seem [...]
Budgies and cats This is Max the cat who is 18 years old, his favourite food is Wood Pigeon whenever he has the chance but age is catching up with him and he now has his cats eyes set upon easier prey. The budgie is Wilf at about 12 months old. Did you know that pussy cats like their food to be at around body temperature, this goes back to their wild days when they ate prey they had just caught.