Budgie mated with Cockatiel?

Discussion in 'Caged Birds - Finches, Canaries, Cockatiels, Parro' started by mustangrooster, Aug 12, 2016.

  1. mustangrooster

    mustangrooster Chillin' With My Peeps

    So I just caught my Budgie in the act of mating with one of my Cockatiels. I wont make this question to complicated..

    Will the eggs she will lay be viable? I've read and heard its inpossible for the eggs to be viable if both parents are not Budgies. Is this true?


  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Hatchi Wan Kenobi Premium Member

    Mar 27, 2012
    My Coop
    Yes, that's true. The two species cannot reproduce together. They are not closely enough related for this to happen.

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