On 8/16/05, Robin P. wrote:
> On 8/16/05, Popcorn wrote:
>>> females have pinkish,or tan,that when they get
>>> ready to breed turns to a flaky brown.
>> Is there another time that the female turns brown or is it a
>> seasonal thing? My keets beak turn this color every few
>> months but she does not seem to want to breed with the male in
>> the cage. She is 4 years old and the male is 2. They are
>> good friends but not close enough to be a pair. I've never
>> seen the preening each other or anything like that.
> Could be she thinks he's too young for her,that happens
> sometimes.I know personally,every time I'd see them go brown
> that,a couple weeks later,there'd be eggs every time.
Okay. Thank. Her cere has been changing colors for almost a year
now and she's never layed and egg. Hopfully she never will!