Neornithes -  Neoaves - Psittacidae - Melopsittacus undulatus


Buying a Budgie Checklist
 Budgie Feeding System
Birds Online
Budgie Dangers &  Hazards
Budgerigar Home Page 
Kelp: Nourishment for the Glands
Blue Budgie Aviary
Apple Cider Vinegar in the Aviary
Hamilton & District Budgerigar Society, Inc.(articles)
 A Few Ounces Of Prevention
GSE, Noni Juice, etc.
Budgerigars.co.uk  (articles)
Homemade Mineral Blocks
The Nutrition of the Budgerigar 
To Grit or Not to Grit
The Benefits of fresh Eucalyptus to you and your pet 
Eucalyptus globulus Labill. Tasmanian bluegum
Homemade Birdy Bread
'Up At Six' (articles)
Budgie Nutrition
Blue Chip Exhibition Budgerigar Society Library
Budgie Breeding Chart
Parrots Die From...

Features & Colour Charts

Birdsnways - Budgie Articles
Basic Budgie Mutations 
Toxic/Nontoxic Plants to Birds
Budgie and Parakeet Place
Cuttle Bone
Let's Talk About Nutrition Again




Parakeet Taxonomy see Psittaciformes - Psittacidae


50% Millet seed 
(French White, 
 Panicum, Red 
 & Japanese)
30% Canary Seed
10% Oat Groats
5% Wheatberries
4% Sunflower Seed
1% Rape Seed
Groats and sunflower are the best seeds for soaking, because they are high in energy, lysine and methionine.
Spray Millet
Nutrition content of Amaranth, Buckwheat, Millet, Oats and Quinoa 

Aviculturist Mike Owen of Queensland, Australia recommends feeding a seed mix accompanied by fresh food that consists of 40% canary seed, 20% white millet, 20% Japanese millet, and 20% panicum. This mix has an overall fat content of 3.1%. The addition of fresh foods brings this total fat content for the diet down even further to approximately 2% or lower.

The True Ambassador

The Grains
The Legumes
 Budge Banquet 
A superb blend of Canary / White and Red Millet / Groats / Hemp / Safflower and Niger Seed 

American Budgerigar Society
Budgie World 
Budgerigar Association of America 
Avian Links of Interest
Tri-State Budgerigar Society 
Seeds - Product Information
Herman Bros. Pet Products
Sprouting Seed Info Center
Mountain Rose Herbs 
Budgerigar - Wikipedia
Selection of Articles Dedicated To Exhibition Budgerigars (Tuxford)
Parakeet Paradise
Dedicated to the growth and development of parakeets
John Gould 1804 - 1881

Birds of the World Postage Stamps
Bird Shows, Fairs, Marts
Poland Bird Stamps
What is an Exotic Bird Fair?

Artist Lydon, A. F. (Alexander Francis)  Title Budgerigar 
BYU Museum of Art