Are parakeets colorblind?

Answer Parakeets are not color blind. Rather, they have tetrachromatic color vision. A parakeet's eyes possess four separate channels (cones) for conveying color information. Provide your parakeet with pr... Read More »

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How to Bathe Parakeets?

In the wild, parakeets fly through tall wet grass to clean their skin and feathers. In captivity, a parakeet needs a regular bathing routine two to three times each week. Unlike humans, parakeets d... Read More »

How to Handfeed Parakeets?

Parakeets are popular family pets. Baby parakeets are occasionally neglected by their parents or are unable to eat on their own. To provide them with the correct nutrition, hand-feeding is an optio... Read More »

How to Breed Parakeets?

Parakeet breeding is a great thing to watch, but, it is not a hobby! This is a couple's babies!

How do you grow millet for parakeets?

You grow millet for your parakeets by planting the seed from the stalks you purchase (there are always a few in the bottom of the bag) in rich soil that is a little sandy for good drainage. Do not ... Read More »