Puddings & Toyboys

A blog about my beautiful budgies.

Sunny days, mistings & moults

Cagney, Bezukhov & Phineas have been moulting recently.   The boys are usually more inspired to get wet during a misting if the day is sunny &, ideally, warm.  Over the last few weeks we have had a sunny day here & there, so I have got out the celery leaves & given them a misting.

Because Bezukhov has had sticky, syrupy medicine stuck to his chin & cheek feathers, I think he was more motivated than the others to throw himself into getting wet.  He certainly had a good dance in the celery leaves & got very wet.  Unfortunately, the sticky feathers still remain but at least all his other feathers have been refreshed.

A wet Bezukhov:

 

A wet Phineas:

 

A not-so wet Cagney:

 (Click on photos to enlarge)

 

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3 responses to “Sunny days, mistings & moults

  1. rosebudgie 8 November 2014 at 15:17

    There are few things as charming as a wet budgerigar.

    Like

  2. Pingback: A Twizzle & a Shake | Puddings & Toyboys

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