Cage & Aviary Bird-Keepers Blog
If the purpose is to breed with your budgies, it’s all about getting them fit to breed – and that means two things – feeding them properly and giving them the right conditions to prepare them correctly.
"Budgies can be great fun to keep and breed," says Fred Wright who has been breeding budgerigars for more than 45 years. "They can give so much pleasure – ideal for all, adults and kids alike. Generally they are easy to breed, they don’t have to be expensive to buy and the cages and equipment can all be purchased for sensible money."
Here's Fred's advice to bird-keepers looking to make a start with budgies:
Every Budgie breeder will have their unique way of navigating the breeding season and some may argue that they have the process sewn up; however, for many others – the demands can seem mind boggling and lonely from start to finish.