"Ollie" & "Special" - White-bellied Caiques
Ollie (White-bellied Caique '92 hatch)
Ollie came to us as a two year old, originally purchased as a future breeder. He quickly became one of the family. Although he has his moody moments, he is basically a good natured, loving bird who enjoys being touched and tickled all over.
"I'm gonna getcha!!"
Mr. Puffy Cheeks
Special (White-bellied Caique '98 hatch)
Special also came to us as a two year old, the pet of a gal who dabbled with breeding Caiques before realizing just how much work was really involved.
Although I discourage housing two males together, Special became cagemate and companion to Ollie. Although they sometimes squabble, they quickly make up and are best friends. Special is a friendly fellow and will go to most people, although he is a bit "beaky" and can get rough. He has the puffiest cheeks I have ever seen on any Caique.
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