CHAPTER 11 - ADOPTING BUDGIES
Parakeet rescue is a wonderful way to help deserving budgies.
cannot help their attitudes if they're stuck in cages year after year
and given no notable care. Sure, they might be frightened of
hands and the people to whom they're attached...but with lots and lots
of patience and care, petrified birdies can become excellent
companions. And even if they never lose their fear, you can
always provide a large cage and ample in-cage toys for rescued
parakeets, and just enjoy their happy chatter and new life.
currently have several rescued keets - one of them is fondly known as
Land Pirahna. Land Pirahna was kept in a cage for 3 years, 2 of
them with a mate until the mate died, but he had never been allowed out. I offered to
take him and eventually integrated him within our flock; while he still
is very nervous about people, he gets along quite well with my other
keets. I plan on rescuing others in the future.
budgies is a wonderful thing to do! You're giving them a brand
new life, one that they never knew was possible.
are some ways to find adoptable budgies.
Parakeets/budgies/keets/etc. are NOT disposable birds! Please do your research before choosing to share your life with one of these wonderful birdies..
The Ultimate Internet Parakeet Toolkit
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