Update on Sick Parakeets

Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Cruise Ship in Alaska Shown: Budgies "Nikko", "Lexi" and "Visa" Thursday night (the day we took the parakeets to the vet) we gave them their medications (all 3 of them) and they did really well. Once Nikko realized we weren't going after puss in his cere, he took his medication graciously. His cere was looking a ...
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Bathe Your Parakeet

Remember all the ways to bathe your bird from Bathing Your Parrot Properly? Well, I wanted to show you how much parakeets enjoy bathing! I use a lot of different bathing methods due to traveling so much but the one I use when I'm at home is using a spray bottle to mist my parakeets. Here is a video clip I took to show you how I do it and just ho...
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Some Birds Shower in More Ways Than One!

 Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Alaska, Holland America Cruise Line On shower perch: Rare White Parakeets "Nikko" & "Visa" While cruising Alaska and performing on Holland America with my birds, I met a man who had a cockatiel who plucks. One of the first things I asked him was, “Do you bathe your bird?” he was surprised by the question and a...
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Parakeets: The Perfect Pet Bird

Photo by Dave Location: Sandpoint, Idaho Pictured: Rare Solid White Parakeet "Lexi"   Parakeets make the perfect pets when it comes to owning a pet bird. I started out with owning a blue parakeet named Scuttles (after the Little Mermaid) I was still very young, probably kindergarten and living in Fallbrook, California. I am now 21 years old a...
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One Bird or Two?

Most people, when buying their first bird, think to get a second one so the first doesn’t get lonely. But then they fall into the groove of, “My bird doesn’t want anything to do with me” and that’s because you got it a friend. This friend goes through it all with them, and he trusts his birdie companion over you. If you just want your bird for l...
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