On 1/06/07, Cheri wrote:
> I just got a new parakeet from a family that was moving..
> I have not had one in yrs.. the last time I got one was
> from a pet store and I brought it home and my whole flock
> fell ill and were on antibiotics for sometime.. the vet
> said it is only something the parakeet will carry but you
> will never know it has it... Ok so I brought this little
> guy home he is quarinteen in our room I am on day two and
> he is still nervous but he is in a quiet place to adjust..
> When is it safe to bring him out to my other birds? does
> anyone know? thank you
Just go slow with him/her let him tell you in his own time --
hard to do lol but after about 5 days introduce him slowly
to the others for a couple of hours a day at a time with you
there as his/her support - you will then feel by all their
actions when its right to leave him/her in there