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Hand taming?

I've had my little Boe, who's a cute little budgie, since about april. I have been working with him as much as possible and he's still unsure of people. What can I do to help him be more tame or is it possible he's bonded with someone else? He's one of the more calm budgies, doesn't get too crazy with his toys but sings all day.

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Re: Hand taming?

Taming a budgie takes time and needs patience ,but if you do it the right way, you can tame a budgie.


Try looking at this link, it may help: https://community.petco.com/t5/General-Discussions-Knowledge/How-to-Gain-Your-Parakeet-s-Trust/ta-p/...

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Re: Hand taming?

Hi BoetheBudgie,


Thanks for your question and big shout out to How to Socialize Your Bird that has some information about the relationship you build with your bird. I'd love to see a photo of Boe! Also, please come back and share an update or stories about your process! 

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