Proxy Voting Form 2016 AGM

Dear Budgie Society Members,   There are two Remits up for discussion at the AGM coming up on May 15, 2016 at the Budgerigar Society Patronage Show in Gore. The Remits that have been submitted by members for the consideration of the whole membership are listed below: + Remit 1:  “That the Champion Any Age […]

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History of a Budgerigar

THE WILD BUDGERIGAR (Ornithological Notes) Genus: MELOPSITTACUS : Melopsittacus undulatus This beautiful little parakeet, possibly the best known and most popular bird bred in the world today, is a native of Australia. It has had a variety of names; Undulated Parakeet. Shell Parrot, Grass Parakeet, Zebra Parrot, Warbling Grass Parrot, Scallop Parrot and Canary Parrot, all […]

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Show Cage Specifications

Here are the specifications for the standard budgerigar show cage. Timber: 8 mm Size: Overall measurements – Length 355 mm, Height 305 mm, Width 165 mm. Top: Length 355 mm, Width 140 mm, with 75 mm x 25 mm Kidney shaped Hand hole in Center. Bottom: Length 355 mm, Width 165 mm, May be nailed […]

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