A new trick

We love watching Pixel when she is in a playful mood. Her latest anticĀ is to hang upside down from her mirror.

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We have spoiled her with a couple of new toys and perches now that she is moving around the cage so much more.

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At dinner time she nibbled on some wet celery, although I’m not sure if she actually ate any or was just licking the water off.

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Today I taught her to turn around on command. Using the target stick wasn’t really working, so I held some millet behind her to get her to turn half way round. After a while she would do it on command without seeing the millet, and then I started telling her to turn around twice to get her to do a complete turn. Here is a video of her turning around but please excuse the shakiness and poor focusing, it is rather tricky to hold millet, a target stick and a camera all at the same time!

Hi, I'm Sarah. I home educate my two children, Aaron and Tabitha. I am looking forward to learning more about budgies.

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