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Eucalyptus Bark Chew

Submitted by: Andrew Author’s Note: I use the bark from eucalyptus trees to keep my birds entertained. What You’ll Need: Eucalyptus bark, I try to use bark that the tree has already shed, but sometimes I peel loose bark off the tree Oven Steps: Step 1: Gather pieces of Eucalyptus bark (use bark that is […]

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Natural Perches

Submitted by: Jack Kleinert This is a particularly easy way to make perches for your budgies. In most pet stores they sell stick perches that are made out of wood, and these can be very expensive. Below are the instructions for making these perches. What You’ll Need: Stick Drill with drill bits Sander 1 Screw […]

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Budgie CD

Submitted by: Jonathan Author’s Note: Make a CD of budgie recordings so your parakeets have some other chirping birdies to talk to. What You’ll Need: Blank CD Computer with CD writer and Internet connection Steps: Step 1: Download the budgie recordings available at The Budgie Place at https://www.budgieplace.com/sounds.html Step 2: Burn the recordings to a blank […]

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Preventing Seed Moths

A Budgie Place Original Seed moths (also known as flour moths) can sometimes be hiding in birdseed you buy from pet stores or feed stores. These moths are likely to leave the seed and get into your pantry. Take it from someone who has experienced this, even though the moths are relatively harmless, they are […]

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