From the smallest parrots with nice recognition among the many lovers have budgies – their weight reaches as much as 40 grams, and the size of their physique is not more than 20 – 23 cm. Normally budgies cages are bought geared up with perches, fabricated from wooden or onerous plastics.
However after that the proprietor of the feathery ones has to finish the inside with a number of actual, tough, unattractive twigs, as a result of if the budgie by no means modifications the place of its toes and at all times holds tight to the flat and clean floor of ordinary sick, its toes begin swelling, rubbing sore and there begin to seem wounds and scabs. In case you don’t have high quality sandpaper to cowl the ground, you’ll be able to unfold out underneath the layer of very high quality ballast (or very coarse sand ) and an strange newspaper, which should not have coloured illustrations. Most printing inks are toxic for budgies.
One thing extra that may threaten your birds is utilizing twigs from the coniferous tree – yew, whose wooden can be toxic for birds. It’s best for this goal to make use of twigs from orchard bushes.