Budgies killing each other is not a common occurrence. Budgies express their sadness and affection through various symptoms and signs.
Foraging toys can really help to keep your budgies busy. A busy budgie has no time to fight.
The heat inside the birdcage will become unbearable for the budgie. The budgie will try to compensate by drinking water, but that will not be enough.
Signs of a Dying Parakeet
Tiredness, lethargy, excessive sleeping, and low energy levels are all signs of illness. Budgies have difficulty keeping their head up high when they re very sick or near death.
Birds that are sick and dying tend to have a puffed up appearance to their feathers. Step 1 Identify the kind of bird you are looking for.
Step 2 Look for physical signs a bird is dying. Step 3 Look for injuries, lesions, or wounds on the bird.
Step 4 Check if the bird seems lethargic or loses appetite.
Budgie Signs of Illness
Budgies hide signs of illness as a defense against predators. Symptoms include breathing problems, lackluster feathers, vomiting, abnormal poop, and a decrease in activity levels.
Vomiting could be a sign of a yeast infection. A healthy budgie will have a shiny, non-flaky cere – if their cere or beak is crusty – this is a sign of illness.