budgie


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small Australian parakeet usually light green with black and yellow markings in the wild but bred in many colors

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The reserves have run well through the event but have tough tasks, so the vote is given to Boylesports Boom to carry the red jacket to victory at the expense of Brides Honey and Budgie Marbh.
Describing the budgie as 'very friendly', Terence said the bird was clearly used to being handled and must be somebody's pet.
Budget taxis manager David Singh was in the office when he received one of the oddest calls he'd ever had on the company radio -- a concerned Dave, asking what to do with the budgie that had been left in his cab.
Anyone with information about the budgie, which was discovered at 5.30pm on Wednesday, May 11, is urged to contact the RSPCA inspectorate appeal line on 0300 123 8018.
The budgies were in a cage and the African house snake in a plastic vivarium when they were found at the end of a narrow road in Swansea.
Budgie went for an afternoon nap and slept in for lunch.
Cats and dogs make ideal companions but so do the humble budgie.
"There will be no comeback for your unpleasant budgie smugglers.
Once outside, the budgie marveled at how quickly The Family adapted to his absence, though The Blonde One wept for a time while the budgie watched from atop the air conditioner that jutted out her bedroom window.
Mr Pooley, from Delabole in Cornwall says he is devastated his prize budgie is dead and that he would offer a reward of around Au200 for information leading to the birds' safe return or to the arrest and conviction of the thieves.
With so much suffering in the world, the death of a budgie sure seemed like pretty small stuff indeed.
CIARAN, Stacey and Ella Walton know a budgie from a blackbird.
A REWARD of pounds 3,000 has been offered to solve the killing of a pensioner's budgie, on the six-month anniversary of the crime.
"What's wrong with getting the kids a budgie?" It was only a couple of hours after I left his house that I realised we had a pet budgie called Duke when we were kids.
A PENSIONER whose pet budgie's neck was snapped in front of her by a burglar has received offers of help from around the world.