On 8/15/05, Robin P. wrote:
> On 8/15/05, task wrote:
>> hello all i was wondering if you guys could inform me on a
>> way to get an "idea" of what sex budgies are by looking. i
>> know the only sure way is to have it sexed, but i cant see
>> paying $20 to sex the birds when you pay 10-15 dollars for
>> them. what experience have you all had with visually
>> trying to tell them apart. thanks in advance for the info.
> It's harder to tell when they are young,because they change
> color,but a male mature budgie will have a blue cere
> area) and females have pinkish,or tan,that when they get
> ready to breed turns to a flaky brown.