Bird Behavior

Are Budgies Affectionate?

5 Things That Show How Affectionate Budgies Really Are

Budgies are known to be extremely affectionate animals that are bound to bring joy to anyone who owns one. Some of the different ways that budgies will show you affection include making a lot of noise, active body movements, touch, and being playful. It is important to understand that in […]

Why is my budgie puffed up?

5 Reasons Why Your Budgie Is Puffed Up

It’s adorable when budgies puff up their feathers and sit on their perches singing. But why do they do it? Does it mean that there is something wrong with them? Why Do Budgies Puff Up? If your budgie is healthy, this behavior is totally normal and natural. They often puff […]

Are Budgies Loud?

Budgies Aren’t Loud But THIS Might Drive You Insane

A quiet bird is definitely an oxymoron. While all birds make noise, some birds are definitely more bothersome than others. So just how noisy is a budgie? While budgies are not known for being exceedingly loud birds in comparison to other species, they do tend to make noises incessantly. Budgies […]

Are Cockatiels Cuddly?

Are Cockatiels Cuddly? What You Should Know

Cockatiels are not like dogs that love cuddles all the time. The question is, are these birds still cuddly or is it best to just have them sit on your finger without touching them too much? Let´s find out! Are Cockatiels Cuddly? Cockatiels can, in fact, be cuddly, however, it […]

Why Is My Cockatiel Drinking So Much Water?

Why Your Cockatiel Is Drinking So Much Water

When your cockatiel starts drinking more water than usual, you might feel anxious about your pet’s health. But how much water is too much? And when should you be really worried? Let’s find out. Why Is My Cockatiel Drinking So Much Water? If your Cockatiel is drinking more water, it […]

Why Do Cockatiels Like Shiny Things?

Here Is Why Cockatiels Like Shiny Things

Cockatiels are beautiful birds with so many endearing characteristics. One question I’ve always wondered is: why do some of them seem to be attracted to shiny things, like rings or necklaces? There’s nothing quite like having a beak darting toward your finger or neck, so today I decided to do […]

Do Cockatiels Like To Be Sprayed With Water?

Do Cockatiels Like To Be Sprayed With Water?

Spraying cockatiels with water is one of the ways in which you can help your pet bird go through its cleansing routine. But do all cockatiels like to be sprayed with water? After going through the experiences of numerous people who have a pet cockatiel at home, this is what […]

Why Do Budgies Stand On One Foot?

Why Do Budgies Stand On One Foot?

Budgerigars are also known as budgies or parakeets and are a parrot species from Australia. These birds tend to make great pets and enjoy interacting with people. Like other birds, they have characteristic behaviors that people may find confusing, such as resting on one leg. So, why do budgies stand […]

Do Cockatiel Bites Hurt?

Do Cockatiel Bites Hurt? What You Should Expect

Do you have a cockatiel and wondered whether their bites will hurt you? While we never want to think about our little bird friend’s biting us, it can happen for a number of reasons. Despite their size, it is important to realize that cockatiels do have a beak and they […]