On 1/21/07, Beth wrote:
> I haven't been on this site for a while and possibly this
> has already been discussed.... But I lost a 5 week old
> budgie last week. It came out of the nest box and the mom
> attacked it.
> My question is: Should this hen be used for breeding
> again? She was fine with her first clutch. She is 3
> years old and just I just started breeding her.
This is very uncommon IF you provide large enough cage,
nestbox and food dishes, enough perches and stimulants in
the cage. A good picture of the cage, I can help tell you
what I think better. But without knwoing or seeing too much
Its hard to say.
You should alway shave a larhe enough cage for any animal
when you breed. Just like us they need space, stimulants,
lots of food, and fresh food and room to get away from