Puddings & Toyboys

A blog about my beautiful budgies.

Repurposing a door

As previously posted, Perry & Lennie had found the way to come out.  Over the following days I noticed they had some difficulty in using the small doorway of the quarantine cage.  That particular cage has doors that slide upwards.  Being a hoarder (!) I remembered I kept the little doors from the old Ferplast.  I used one of these to fashion a small landing platform.  I prized open the hooks enough to slide through the bars & used a rope perch to balance it on, held firm with some paper rope.  It seemed to work well…..

 

 

Interestingly, if Perry came out without Lennie noticing (he may have been chewing on a toy or something), then Lennie seemed to not know how to then come out.  After this happened a few times, I noticed that when on the threshold of the doorway, Perry would wait until Lennie was paying attention, & then fly out, knowing that Lennie would follow him.  Smart or what?

 

 

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4 responses to “Repurposing a door

  1. featheredfiends 26 March 2017 at 23:16

    My budgies would have chewed through the paper rope already..

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  2. rosebudgie 27 March 2017 at 08:48

    It’s so good to see two young boyz enjoying themselves together – nothing like a budgie bromance!

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