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Not only does the Parakeet or Budgerigar make a super pet, but is also available in over 100 color forms!
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My little darling's name is petrie, and he has a wonderful nature. From day one he insisted on standing on my finger and affectionately preen my skin (im sure it was well meant!). I would like to warn all those who have a budgie that loves to fly to take care, as my little boy Sinbad ventured too far a few months ago. Enjoy your bird!
My birds name is booberry and he is really blue kind of like a soft baby blue.He is calm and spunky at the same time and he has moods like a person. He is the only bird in this house and he is really close to all of us and he is only one year old!
Hi! My name is Helia and I live in South Africa. I have 3 budgies at this moment. Two boys and one girl. Pahvli is the girl and turning 4 this year. Zini and Mr. Doodles are my two boys. Zini is turning 3 and unfortunately I don't know the age of Mr. Doodles because I picked him up on the road, but luckily he's doing fine now. I bred with budgies for about 8 years and I must tell you that it is one of the greatest hobbies I ever had. If you have time on your hands I would really tell you that a tame budgie is the best pet to have, especially if you have 3!!!
I HAVE 2 LOVELY PARAKEETS. I PURCHASED THEM ON NEW YEAR'S DAY LAST YEAR. THEY ARE SO MUCH FUN. I LOVE PUTTING MUSIC ON FOR THEM. THEY START TO ALSO ASSIMILATE AND START GOING NUTS FLYING ALL OVER THE CAGE. IT IS FUNNY TO SEE THEM EAT WHEN MY CAT AND DOG EAT. OTHER TIMES THEY JUST WATCH THE CAT CLOSELY AT ALL TIMES. TODAY I AM PURCHASING A COUPLE OF NESTS. I WAS TOLD THAT A FEMALE COULD HAVE BABIES AFTER 1 YEAR. I DON'T KNOW BUT I WILL HATE TO MISS OUT IF I DON'T GET THOSE NESTS.
THE FEMALE DO PLUCK ITS FEATHERS OUT.. I AM BECOMING A BIT CONCERNED ABOUT THAT. I HOPE IT DOES NOT BECOME A SERIOUS PROBLEM.
OVERALL I LOVE TO HAVE THEM.
My parakeets name is pookie I have had him for 3 days and already he is getting use to me and the thing you wanna do is always talk to them and never touch them until 1 week because if you touch it it will get farther time to get use to you.
I HAVE FOUR PARAKEETS AND ONE COCKATIEL. TWO OF THEN ARE GIRLS AND TWO OF THEN ARE BOYS AND MY MOM'S COCKATIEL IS A BOY. THE TWO GIRLS NAME ARE GREEN GIRL AND THE OTHER ONE IS BLUE GIRL AND MY OTHER TWO BOYS ARE PAJA AND THE OTHER ONE IS BLUE AND MY MAMS' COCKATIEL IS BE BE. I LOVE OF ALL MY BIRDS. I HAVE PAJA BECAUSE HE IS CUTE AND HE WAS ONE OF MY FIRST BIRDS, AND IF IT WASN'T FOR HIM I WOULD NEVER HAVE PARAKEETS.
i have enjoyed the company of my parakeet for 14 years now. its been a sad run as hes outlived a dog and 3 other birds. like clock work everyday at sunrise he sings a song then again around midnight. he likes to sing. he has good days and bad days. sometimes he likes to come out and play other times its like hes in killmode. i know that i will always have a parakeet. they are truely great to have around, however you should avoid keeping them near a phone for after time they learn to imitate the ringer
Hi,I have seven parakeets.I USE TO HAVE TEN PARAKEETS. THE FIRST ONE WAS NAMED HE SWA. HE FLEW AWAY BECAUSE MY BROTHER LET HIM GO.THE SECOND PARAKEET DIED BECAUSE IT WAS VERY ILL. THE THIRD ONE FLEW AWAY BECAUSE IT OPENED THE DOOR. I FELT SO SAD THAT I KEPT BLAMING MYSELF. I STILL LOVE THEM EVEN IF THEY ARE NOT HERE.
I have 7 budgies and they are very playful. They love to groom each other a lot. Four of my budgies love each other so much that they mostly groom and play with each other. They are playful and very noisy on some of the weather conditions aroud the house. Most of the time they give us kisses on the cheeks which tickles. I love my birds and I know that they love me too.
I had a blue parakeet named Azulito which in english means blue. I had him for 3 years. he was so sweet. When I picked him up he would kiss my cheek, he bit me only twice in three years. I always played with him. I'm thinking that he was 7-8 years old probably when he died. He died in September or October because I had covered his cage so when it rained he wouldn't get wet, but he must have bit it because there were bite marks. Anyway, through the holes water had poured in the hole into his food bowl. in the morning before I went to school, when I went to give him food and water, he was dead. my mom thinks it must have been that he got intoxcicated. I felt horrible and could not stop crying since I loved him so much. out of my 8 birds he was my favorite. I will never forget him. he knew tons of tricks, he would go with me everywhere, he went in my shirt, and he always was friendly towards people. R*I*P YOu will always be in my heart