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Jules wrote at 2014-05-09 10:44:30
Hi, He's not nervous, lots of budgies do this when their happy or excited. My budgies does when I come into the room or talk to him or if there is music. It sounds like your budgie is doing just fine and now getting comfortable around you and his new home! I have raised parrots and budgies. You are fine! He likes you, just be paitient.


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I love helping give advice on the different parrot species, as well as their care (diet, housing, ect...). I also love helping people find the right kind of parrot for them, or help people (and their birds) work through behavior problems and things of that nature. I`m open to any non-emergency questions, and if I can`t help you, hopefully I will be able to direct you to someone who can. (or maybe online articles and such). The species of parrots I have first hand experience with are: cockatiels, lovebirds, conures, budgies (aka: parakeets), parrolets, macaws, cockatoos, Amazons, Pionus and Afican Greys.


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