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    12-07-2010, 03:15 AM
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Green Broke
Teeny tiny baby birds!

So for my 22nd birthday in October I got 2 beautiful little canaries. They were selected from an aviary with 20 or so canaries in it. So no intentions of getting a breeding pair. We chose them simply because they were pretty!

Imagine my surprise when a few weeks later, Snickers is frantically shredding branches and what not and building flimsy nests all over the cage. So we bought the poor girl a nest and some nesting material and let her go nuts. Sure enough she built herself a nest and started laying eggs. We never thought anything would come of it.

We were wrong.

Here we are 2 weeks later and we have 3 tiny, adorably ugly baby canaries!

Mummy Snickers on her nest



Proud Daddy Chopin



Teeny tiny baby birdies!



Adorably ugly baby birdy wants food! (blurry sorry!)

     
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    12-07-2010, 04:49 AM
  #2
Green Broke
OMG! Soo cute/ugly! Baby birds creep me out though ever since I steppes on a squished one when I was little... Are Canaries picky about who they will bowchiggadowdow with?
     
    12-07-2010, 05:29 AM
  #3
Green Broke
Awww soo cute haha yet so ugly
     
    12-07-2010, 05:29 AM
  #4
Green Broke
Haha, I know right! They are the creepiest kind of cute ever!

I don't think they are particularly picky about their partners, we just were under the impression that we had 2 females as neither of them made very much noise. But having now done some research I know that the males generally don't make much noise during breeding season. And Chopin has really started singing in the last week or so.
     
    12-07-2010, 01:05 PM
  #5
Green Broke
AWWW he is a proud daddy! Now they can be a cute happy couple.
     
    12-07-2010, 02:25 PM
  #6
Showing
So cute!!!
     
    12-07-2010, 05:12 PM
  #7
Green Broke
Aren't they just adorable! Haha.
     
    12-07-2010, 06:09 PM
  #8
Showing
How sweet (tweet) is that!?
My Grandmother always had a canary. You're going to have lots of singing going on in your house.
     
    12-09-2010, 11:35 PM
  #9
Green Broke
Just an update, babies are roughly a week old now! Seem to be thriving, I swear they've doubled in size!

Mummy Snickers on her nest


Daddy Chopin


Parental snuggles


Babies!
     
    12-22-2010, 07:06 AM
  #10
Green Broke
Sorry to dig this one up but just wanted to update everyone. Babies are 17 days old now, healthy, noisy, attempting to leave the nest

     
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