Let the 2018 breeding season start

Selecting my pairs Made a start on selecting my pairs for the forthcoming breeding season. It is good practice to pair up at least four pairs. OK anyone who has been in the hobby for anytime will know why we do this. But there may be some new to the hobby who are...

This has been a super weekend

This visit just made the weekend Just a few images captured on my mobile. David’s new birdroom is coming on but is not finished. The mobile flights are something else for me l have only ever seen this depth of quality in birds at one other stud. I am not one for...

My preparation was woeful

This bird had two tail feathers on Monday. On Wednesday we have only one, guess he did not want to go the show. He had just come out of the breeding cage a week earlier. As we all know that’s budgie’s for you.   Even l managed to enter some birds It was a...

Getting Organised on the softfood mixture

Getting Organised It would be nice to be organised person but that’s not me. Sue is certainly organising me now with my softfood production. No more making the softfood each evening. I always washed up the utensils and chopping board well nearly always. The only...

End of June and it’s 3 so far

Three so far and it’s only June. It has been a peculiar year for me and we are only coming to the end of June. Discounting the chicks that don’t make it from the nestbox. It has been a funny year for l have lost 3 youngsters that have made it to youngsters...