Re: Older Keet
Posted by jill on 3/13/06
On 3/13/06, Popcorn wrote:
> I have a female parakeet that is almost 5 years old.
> in with my male keet who is about 3. My male seems to
> to breed. My female does not. Is it possible for her to
> lay eggs or is she too old. I do not want eggs so I need
> to know so that I can disuade them if I need to!
it is possible for them to breed but unlike tiels, keets
generally won't lay in single pairs and they usually wait
till you put up a nest box. if you see them breed...when the
eggs come you can shake them and they will not hatch. hope
this is helpful. jill