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Determining Gender Having trouble figuring out if your budgie is a male or female? Ask here!

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someone tell me if my white bird is a boy or girl thanks
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I would say you have a female there if this picture is true to what you see.
The cere looks blue with white around the nares.
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Welcome to the forums! You have certainly come to the right place as you will find all you need to know on budgie care here.
The information on the several articles and sticky threads at the top of each section of the forums will be extremely useful and of benefit to you and your budgies.

I agree that from the photo you posted, your budgie looks very much like a female.

I couldn't help to notice that it seems you have a wheel with nesting material, if that is the case, then it's best to simply remove it from the cage.
Additionally, if you have any hiding spots or nesting areas on the cage, it's also recommended to remove these in order to prevent breeding behaviour from being triggered later on. You can check the detailed information on this link: When We Don't Want Eggs!
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Hi! to Talk Budgies

I also agree that from this picture your white budgie appears to be female. What are your budgies' names?

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Truly, the very BEST advice anyone can offer you is to take the time to read ALL of the stickies throughout the various Talk Budgie forums as well as the Budgie Articles we have posted.

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Hi there and to the forums!

Your budgie is very cute; she is definitely a female if this photo shows what you see in real life.

You definitely couldn't have come to a better place to learn even more about the best possible budgie care practices! Be sure to read through all the links provided to stay updated on everything. If you have any questions after reading though everything, be sure to ask as we'd love to help!

We look forward to seeing you and your budgies around the forums

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Your girl is very cute
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