Hi finch friends!
I also keep a small (but growing) colony of zebra finches in a spare room in my apartment. I can’t wait to post someday to share with you my trials and tribulations as a new finch owner but longtime bird lover, though for now I post with a different purpose!
I have embarked on the journey of breeding these little birds from time to time, both for my own personal enjoyment and to encourage pair bonding to stabilize my once-squabbling colony.
Given my space limitations, however, I sometimes find myself with several babies in need of good homes. Chelsea has kindly allowed me to advertise my available birds here. She has been a truly invaluable mentor in helping me foster these fat little friends!
Right now, I am looking for homes for three CFW sisters and a CFW/Fawn male. Their parents, named Bean and Pancake, are personal favorites of mine for their especially fluffy demeanor and bold personalities.
The fledgies are still young (less than 2 months old) and seem to delight in rolling around in feces, but they are sweet and perky — and just starting to squeak tiny “beeps” of their own. Continue reading