On 5/02/05, KarenH wrote:
> At the bird sale yesterday a guy had a Senegal for sale and
> a "rare red mutation Senegal" for sale. It had red where the
> orange should be. I had to laugh. I told the guy it wasn't a
> Senegal but a red belly but he wouldn't believe me. At $1800
> he thought he had something new there. I wonder why no one
> bought it?
I hope you were right that it was a Red Bellied, because
there is a rare, red-breasted Senegal. Don't know that I
would pay $1800 for it, but It's worth quite a bit more than
the yellow or orange-breasted.