Saturday, September 3, 2011

Welcome home, Frodo and Isla

Today was another big day for us: we bought our first two budgies!

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Frodo (on the left) doesn't seem to be one of the most common types. I think he might have a grey factor, but he's also leaning towards violet. Isla (on the right) is almost certainly a dark-eyed clear.

The budgies are now sleeping peacefully after an exhausting first day. You know the first day is always a bit scary for new budgies, because they need time to get used to their new environment.

I was glad to hear both of them grind their beak at night, though... I think we've got two happy budgies here :)

4 comments:

  1. Yes :D they are still a bit shy, but they're starting to get settled here ;)

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  2. Oh, they're gorgeous! Makes me miss mine even more right now... they're at the vet's office being boarded while I go on vacation. Was going to let the neighbor's daughter watch them, but then I saw the condition of the cat food bowls she's responsible for taking care of, and thought better of it. Good luck with them!

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  3. It's amazing how far we've all come in eleven days. And there's much more in store :)

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