On 6/12/05, Stacy wrote:
> Oh... So true. I have an albino cockatiel and a couple partial-
> white finches. Thay are currently turning PINK because of the
> coloured pellet diet I feed them mixed with the seeds.
> On 6/12/05, Michael L wrote:
>> On 6/12/05, Kitty.J wrote:
>>> Whoops, sorry I forgot the picture, i guess it jsut flew
>>> over my head :)
>> Nice picture, Kitty.
>> The reason many captive birds do not achieve the colors of
>> birds found in nature may have to do with diet and environment.
>> In it's natural state, a bird has the ability to pick and
>> choose foods that maintain his health and, in this case, his
>> In captivity, birds are at the mercy of what their keepers
>> provide. And some dietary needs are difficult, if not
>> impossible, to duplicate as the bird who has a variety and free
>> choice of food. Also, lighting plays a role in color
>> Michael L
Thanks Michael, i cannot wait see my weaver fluff up so big, lol.
I also want him to be red not orange, natural colors are what i am
into. I also heard that orangew eavers can become yellow, how is