Patience is needed during the breeding season

Patience is rewarded Patience is one of most important things you must have when breeding budgerigars. One of the last pairs of 2017 breeding season happened to be a pair of lutino’s.The old hen died and l replaced the hen with a opaline light green spangle hen....

Some birds have a rough start

Rough Start for this chick Sometimes you have to admire a chick after having such a rough start. This bird was the only egg to hatch from a pair of Albino’s that l had decided to break up. The nestbox had been removed but the hen laid 3 eggs on the cage floor. ...

Right place right time

Right time right place It’s funny how things work out when you just happened to be in the right place at the right time. Being at my local seed merchants another customer just happened to be saying to the proprietor “ l need to buy some new budgerigar stock”....

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...