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Old 05-02-2017, 01:58 PM
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Default Hampton Roads area (Virginia) budgie owners?

Although I grew up with cockatiels, I am a relatively new budgie owner. I am hoping to find someone in the Hampton Roads area, in or around Newport News, Virginia, who can help me. I definitely need some help with trimming toenails very very soon. I would also be interested in a pet sitting exchange.

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It would be best if you can find a breeder near to you, and failing that, seek out an avian vet (a regular vet might even do a minor procedure like a nail trim as it does't take a high level of skill).

Have you got different type of natural wood perches in the cage for your budgie?

As for the pet sitting exchange, someone else recently posted about this in Virginia.
Budgie Sitting Exchange in Virginia

You might be too far away to help one another however, as this is a forum for budgie owners worldwide, you might want to make local enquiries using ads in papers/shops/local online groups.
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You couldn't have come to a better place to learn even more about budgies!

Be sure to read through the links provided above, which include the forum's many Budgie Articles and "stickies" (threads "stuck" to the top of each subform for easy reference) to stay up to date on all the best practices for caring for budgies. If you have any questions after reading through everything, be sure to ask as we'd love to help!

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