Gouldian Finch Breeding

I am Jeanie Ferguson, the founder and former owner of Flexibleflyers’ Aviary in Maryland.

For years I bred, raised and sold stunning quality Lady Gouldian Finches, and I have accumulated a great deal of knowledge on this topic.

Often I have heard that breeding Lady Gouldian finches is considered to be problematic. This website and my e-book are being created to assist you in getting set up easily so that you will enjoy the process of Gouldian finch breeding without becoming overwhelmed or discouraged.

I have raised primarily what are commonly called “normals,” (red heads, black heads, yellow heads, always with green backs).

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Flexibleflyers’ Aviary did also produce a number of strong and healthy mutations. These common mutations raised at FFA were not produced by line breeding or in-breeding.

It is commonly accepted that those breeding practices more often than not produce weaker birds that often are unattractive and have other undesirable genetic abnormalities as well as usually shorter life spans.

Make sure to purchase your breeding pair from a reputable breeder. Start by locating the best known breeders in your area. If you are searching in the United States, you could contact The National Finch and Soft bill Society, ( www.nfss.org ), to get a list of clubs close to you.

You will then have no trouble acquiring healthy and strong birds from the very beginning. Look for bright smooth feathers, clear bright eyes without any discharge, an alert erect posture and nails of a safe length.

Avoid birds with ragged feather edges, bald spots, missing toes as well as those birds that are not alert or inquisitive when you approach their cage.

Successful breeding and rearing of Lady Gouldian finches in captivity requires duplicating for them, as much as possible, what the conditions would be in their native homes when they normally set about breeding.

Take care to use a cage in which your pair of Gouldians can get plenty of exercise and one that will provide space enough on perches for the future chicks.

As a rough guideline imagine your selected cage with six juveniles and two parents. Your mating pair may not have six chicks in one clutch, but it is entirely possible.

The correct sized cage should allow for each bird to hop around in a circle in one spot on their perches without bumping into each other. Have that picture in your mind when you go to buy the cage. You can see some examples of good cages on our Lady Gouldian Finch Resources section

Place the two perches as far apart as possible in the cage, but not so close to the back or side walls of the cage that the beautiful two, tapered tail feathers of the male in breeding plumage displays.

Since both male and female Gouldians like to perch and mostly occupy the top one third space of their cages, place the perches well above center. Now it’s time to start setting up the cage. First, gather all the necessary items that were listed in the section on cages.



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Gouldian Finch Breeding - Optimal Temperatures

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The proper temperature, humidity and lighting are very important issues to plan for when it’s time to set up for breeding.

An acceptable temperature for Lady Gouldian breeding pairs should be in the range 73 to77 degrees F, (23 to 25 degrees C), both day and night.

It can always be higher than 73 degrees, but not lower. Keep the humidity near the cage at a minimum of 55 to 65 percent.

Plan on acquiring a good humidifier and as mentioned before, buy one of the reptilian cage humidity gauges.

Be certain there are no drafts that would negatively impact your birds. Adequate lighting is another critical factor.

If you do not have enough natural sunlight, you must supplement. Be certain that the lighting you plan to obtain is labeled as being “full spectrum”. Bulbs or florescent tubes can be set on timers, and placed close to the breeding cages.

Because we can artificially duplicate a breeding season whenever we choose our domesticated birds do not all breed during any one certain season.

Caged birds usually will breed soon after a molt. During our artificially produced breeding cycle, your birds will need 14 hours of sunny daylight.

In Australia, breeding occurs between November and March. Domesticated Lady Gouldians can start breeding as early as six month of age.

Eleven or twelve month olds may be more successful at parenting than the younger birds. There is no one best way.

The birds will breed when they have what they need and are ready, six months or 12 month makes little difference to them.



Getting Ready for Gouldian Finch Breeding

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It is time now to purchase a nest or nest box or if you are making your own nest box, to start to get it ready and placed either within or on the cage.

There are adorable little enclosed nests made of rattan or bamboo that hang on the inside of the cage which will work.

These will lessen the open flight area and it is very hard to observe what is going on in these nests. They are also very hard to clean and sanitize.

In the wild, these birds hunt for nesting spots in hollow three trunks.

Wooden or plastic nest boxes that hang on to the cage from the outside work well. The cages that I liked best have small doors in the upper side or end of the cage and toward the back. When the door is opened, the nest box hangs from the cage wire blocking the opening completely.

Lady Gouldian Finch Bamboo Breeding Nest



If there is no door for a nest box, a hole needs to be cut. There are lots of ways to create a covering for the hole when the breeding box is not in use. An abandoned cage is often a good source for a wire patch.

The nest box needs to be about 6 inches high by 5 inches wide and 5 inches deep. The entry to the box can be either a round opening, having a minimum of least a 2 inch diameter opening. This hole should be positioned slightly above the middle of the box so the young cannot fall out.

The plastic boxes will most likely have the top one third of the box front removed. Attach a small perch near or just below the opening for the birds to land on. Lady Gouldians breeding enjoy a short pause before entering the nest.

Once having landed, they will peer inside their nest boxes so as not to startle those already resting inside. Nest boxes need a rear opening as well that allows for brief observations and cleaning.

Flexible Flyers’ Aviary had great success with the plastic nest boxes. Finding them to be of less weight than wooden boxes they were easily secured with their own hooks and short bungie cords.

These boxes can quickly and thoroughly be cleaned and sanitized in a dishwasher for use again. Another plus is the addition of small slit like openings just big enough to improve ventilation for all inside.

I have always had success with parakeet-size boxes like these


I have also used cameras like these to enable me to see activity in the nest box.

Preparing a Gouldian Finch Breeding Nest Box

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Now it’s time to provide the nest box with nesting material. Gouldian finches breeding are not the best nest makers. Making nests in a hollow logs or branches doesn’t require collecting a lot of material.

The nest boxes we provide aren’t naturally cozy. It is definitely important to give the birds a head start on nest building. My e-book lists various materials that have been used successfully. Flexible Flyers’ Aviary found coconut fibers, six to eight inches long to work the best.

By taking a hunk of the fibers, separating them somewhat and then wrapping them around your hand making a circle or a U shape they can easily be placed into the nest box and spread out as needed to line the entire box.

The fibers will automatically form a cozy hammock shape. Because the parents will want to add their own personal touches to their nest, be sure to place some loose coconut fibers inside their cage. Both male and female will share in adding these loose fibers too their nest.

They will create an indented spot in the bottom of their nesting material. The purpose of this is to keep their eggs close together during brooding. It is finally time to introduce the female to the male.

This should be done one or two days after placing the male in the cage. This delay gives the male time to become familiar, comfortable and more importantly the dominant figure already established in the cage.

Now that they are together, you will find that both finches really enjoy their bath times. Try to increase giving them separate water to bath in more often. Many different types of tubs can be found in pet stores.

Your birds will jump in and splashing water everywhere. The bath that confines the splashing best is one that is a plastic cube having one side open and only an inch or two deep for the water.

This covered tub is designed to cover the opening of the front of the cage. With a twist tie to hold the sliding front door open this cube hangs on the outside of the main door.

If the cube is a clear cube the birds will take to it much faster if the bottom is covered on the outside. The bird seemed to not like the idea of a bottomless bathtub.

Lady Gouldian Finch Mating Rituals

Continue to slowly and quietly observe your pairs. You will know when your birds are seriously ready. Gouldian finch breeding is about to start when the cocks starts singing melodiously, a long song for his mate.

He will stand erect beside his mate lower his face, almost touching his chin to his chest while sweetly vibrating. When the song ends, he will begin to hop up and down on the perch in front of his hen.

The hen will respond by lowering her head and quickly vibrating her tail feathers side to side. This is their called their courting behavior.

Sometimes things don’t go as planned and this courting behavior does not occur or is rejected. One bird can be too aggressive toward its mate.

Lady Gouldian Finch Mating Song



Separate these birds as they are an incompatible pair and hopefully will behave better with a different mate. As for the birds that display compatibility, after the male has finished his breeding dance, he may attempt to breed with the female while still on the perch.

Should you observe this attempt of the males, you will also observe that the male always fall off. Do not despair. The successful mating takes place in the privacy of their nest box.

One last pointer regarding safe lighting, it is prudent to provide a night light near the cage, even if you cover the cage at night. Should anything startle your birds at night, it will cause a fright to start.

The birds panic and go flying and thrashing blindly trying to find a perch. They are unable to orient themselves in the dark panic. A night light will provide enough light to enable them re-orient themselves quickly.

Without the night light your startled birds will continue their crashing about flying in fear and quite possibly wounding themselves or each other.

Gouldian Finch Mating Dance



We’ve got eggs!!!

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If courting has gone well and you have observed both male and female going in and out of their nest box and otherwise being agreeable, there is a very good chance that in about five days after Gouldian finch breeding the hen will lay her first egg.

This most often occurs early in the morning. The hen will lay one egg each morning until she has completed her clutch. She will be in and out of the nest frequently until most of her eggs are laid.

Don’t worry if it looks as though the hen and cock are not settling down to brooding just yet. The number of eggs laid varies from pair to pair, but four to six is about average.

It is alright to take a quick look inside the nest box, preferably when the hen is out for food and water to check on things. Some pairs get very upset and nervous if their nests are examined too often, so open the back of the nest box very gently and quietly just enough to peek inside.

Gouldian finch eggs do an amazing thing. I don’t know if this is a common behavior for all finch eggs or not. The first eggs to be laid will wait to start development until all of the other eggs have been laid.

Because of this, the chicks will all hatch on the same day. This way all the chicks are developing at the same rate and it is unlikely that any would be larger or smaller than another.

All of the chicks will get an equal amount of food and attention and competition does not become a problem. It takes about eighteen to twenty-one days for incubation to be completed. Most breeders are eager to know if the eggs are viable and developing normally long before that.

After a week, a small pen light flashlight can be gently placed close to each egg in the nest. When the light is switched on, developing red blood vessels inside the egg will be easy to observe if the eggs are fertile.

The eggs will seem to darken somewhat as the chicks continue to grow and fill up the shell. If the eggs are not fertile or if death should occur, the eggshells will loose their luster and appear to have a yellow tint or cast instead of the normal lovely porcelain white color.

It is important to pay close attention to the temperature surrounding the nest box while the chicks are growing.

Additional warmth can be provided by hanging a reptile heat fixture near the nest box. Use a thermometer to determine how close or far the lamp should be placed to keep the nest box temperature between 78 and 82 degrees F.

Often just a regular light bulb placed near the box will provide enough additional warmth.



It’s Time to Hatch!

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The chicks will hatch most often early in the morning. They will be a pink to peach almost transparent color.

The parents will eat the egg shells. The chicks will make a peeping sound for attention or as an announcement of their arrival.

The chicks will live the first one or two days on the yolks from their eggs. After that, the parents will actively go about taking over the feeding. Gouldian chicks have noticeable luminious, purple to blue nodules that protrude from the corners of their mouths. These are called papillae.

These tiny chicks will lift their large bobble like heads and point their open mouths upward while calling loudly for food. When looking into an otherwise dark nest box, these papillae reflect the incoming light, showing their parents directly where to place the food.

As time goes on the pinkish skin of the newly hatched chicks will darken. Feathers appear on the wings, tail, back and finally on the abdomen. It takes about 21 days for these chicks to become what we call juveniles.

At this time, all the young will have feathers in various shades of olive and tan. It is not until their first molt, usually about six months longer, that they get their adult feathers and show their beautiful colors.

At 21 days the young are now fully fledged, but still dependent on their parents for food. They can safely be considered independent and can be removed from the family cage about three weeks after fledging. This is usually about the time for the breeding pair to start laying a second clutch.

After three clutches, it is time to give your breeding pair a rest. This is time to change seasons, so to speak, for our domesticated birds.

Room temperature can be reduced, daylight hours should be shortened, nest boxes removed and food selections cut back nearly to the basic diet until molting begins. Molting birds require lots of protein.

Feathers, claws and beaks are made of keratin, which is a form of protein. A word to the wise, never cut back on spray millet.

young gouldian finches plumage photos

Foster Parents Or Not?

There are differing views on the topic of fostering Lady Gouldian Finch eggs or chicks. It is my preference to leave the Gouldian pairs who are capable and who will raise their own young to do so.

It is unbearable however to watch chicks die needlessly. There are no clear explanations as to why some Goulds will throw their young out of their nests almost immediately after they hatch.

It does happen and frequently enough that I choose to keep some, usually three society finches in a separate cage as stand by or lifeguards. Societies don’t require a large cage. They can be fed the same diet and kept in the exact same environment as Goulds.

As soon as I have set my Gouldian finch breeding pairs up for breeding, I give the Society finches a couple of nest boxes too. It doesn’t matter what sexes the societies happen to be.

If they are all males, so much the better, as they will have no eggs of their own. If they are all females, clearly no eggs will be fertile. As foster parents both sexes will participate in caring for eggs or chicks placed in their nest boxes.

Purchase some artificial finch eggs and place them in the Societys’ nests. Hopefully the Societies will busy themselves sitting on them instead of laying their own eggs. Should something run afoul with a Gouldian pair, immediately substitute the Goulds eggs or chicks for the artificial eggs in a Societys’ nest box.

If it turns out that your Societies are both male and female and they start laying their own eggs, it is very important to dispose of those eggs. That seems a bit harsh even to me, but you may have to remind yourself that the Societies are there, in the lap of luxury, for the specific purpose of being available nannies to save the lives of Gouldians if needed.

Societies can have their own chicks at another point in time or not. Society finches are known as the mice of the bird world because they are very prolific breeders. If the Societies eggs are not removed and do hatch, the Society finches will not be available to foster Gouldians.

They will be busy taking care of their own chicks and they won’t care for the Goulds. That was never your plan. The societies that I keep are all related to one another.

That makes it easier for me to remove their eggs. Be prepared. Societies will make quite a fuss when you take away their eggs.

Substitute artificial eggs for society eggs to ease their feelings. That might even cause them to stop laying their own eggs.

Hand Feeding Baby Finches can be Done:

While I never had the personal experience of hand raising a Lady Gouldian chick, I have come to know this can be done.

Please enjoy the proof of this, as you watch some of the You Tube videos that are included here.

Gouldian Finch Hand Feeding Babies





Hand Feeding Baby Gouldians



Gouldian Finches Colony Breeding

Colony breeding means keeping several Gouldians together in one large flight cage or aviary. Male and female can choose their mates themselves.

Should you try this, be sure to put up a few extra nest boxes so these pairs will have plenty of nests to choose from. Outdoor aviaries in southern climates can be managed very nicely to simulate the wild.

When breeding in this manner is chosen, the finches can choose their own mates and nests and be left on their own to care for their own. However, close observation is rarely possible and breeding results are not as good as would be from a more controlled cage.

Colony breeding will be further discussed in my book, but for now the emphasis on this page is on controlling one breeding pair.

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I have babies in the hut and my husband is worried that they will fall out of the hut. We have the hut tied to the top of the cage as I thought they liked …

Feeding baby gouldians Not rated yet
How old do the gouldian finches have to be when you stop feeding them? Hi Farah, Most import is that they are feeding themselves completely. When …

what to feed babies Not rated yet
What can I feed the baby gouldian, the parents threw them out of their nest, 3 died and one is left, what to feed them? Hi Bonnie, Very finely, even …

19 day old AND three 1 day old babies in same nest -same parents Not rated yet
HELP PLEASE! I have researched the web intensively for over 2 weeks but can find no answer and today I have 3 babies that hatched during last night and …

Do gouldians "mis" mate? Not rated yet
Hi, I have several gouldians in a communal cage and it appears that the two males are attracted to each one and not the females in the cage! Is this usual …

timing Not rated yet
I don't understand this part, so gouldians moult first, then breed. so if I changed the time on a timer for 12 hours in spring, would that make them moult …

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hen not sitting on her eggs. Not rated yet
this is my hen's first clutch. she laid one egg each day for 4 days...then another one 3 days later...and after 2 days one more. and a last egg the day …

HOW TO KEEP MY BABY GOULDIANS ALIVE? Not rated yet
I'M NEW TO THIS WONDERFUL HOBBY THAT I LOVE. IF YOU COULD PROVIDE ME WITH SOME HONEST ADVICE, MY GOULDIANS ARE DOING WHAT THEY DO BEST, THROWING THE BABIES …

should ther be removed when independent Not rated yet
hi i was wondering if i shoud take them out and put them in a sepret age because they stated to fight. thanks Fighting is not good. I would separate …

Not yet fully fledged Not rated yet
I have 2 breeding pairs of Lady Gouldians in separate cages, each clutch hatching a few days apart. Today the first clutch fledged and are moving around. …

number of egg's Not rated yet
Hello there. I have a nice pair of gouldians. They are about 2 yr's old. Second time they lay about 9-11 egg's and hen do not sit them. Is any thing you …

Gouldian layed one egg only Not rated yet
hi, i have a pair of gouldians, the cock has been doing the mating dance and i have seen she has layed one egg but its been 3 days and no more and the …

Only male brooding Not rated yet
The male in my breeding pair of Normal Gouldians seems to be doing all brooding. The hen has a very casual approach. She makes short visit to the nest …

Baby died Not rated yet
Hi My pair were excellent parents. They sat on their eggs. They both stayed in the nest. I heard peeping one morning. Then the next morning nothing, and …

Incest Not rated yet
I started with a pair, now I have 5. Can the babies breed with each other or the parents? Hi Denise, Yes, indeed they can! Some breeders, but not …

Is it true that when the female's beak turns dark, she is ready to breed? how dark is dark? Not rated yet
Is it true that when the female's beak turns dark, she is ready to breed? how dark is dark? Hi Joe, A darkened beak on a green back female Gouldian …

death of female Not rated yet
I bought a pair of black head gouldians who have looked beautiful and healthy for months. The female began spending a lot of time in her nest, I figured …

Can I Aataúm few bones Not rated yet
Can I Aataúm few bones of fish and chicken bones with eggshell powder note I owned a pair of these birds and the color of the male is blue and the color …

Baby leaving nest Not rated yet
My lady gouldians had three clutches; first time the eggs were not fertilized, second time they had four but they tossed the babies at about four days …

3 breeding pairs Not rated yet
Good day, can I breed 3 to 4 breeding pairs of gouldians in one flight cage 18in wd. X 17in ht. X 72in lenght with 3 to 4 nest boxes? Or second option …

How long should babies stay with their parents? Not rated yet
Here I am again, the one with the "surprise" breeding pair in my classroom of 5 year olds. The male and female have been great parents. The "babies" are …

can the mother gouldian raise chicks on her own? Not rated yet
I have a pair of red head goulds, gave them a nest, he courted her and she layed 5 eggs. I did not disturb them. They hatched and the male kept throwing …

what happens with temperature if the cage is stuck outside? Not rated yet
Hello, My female has only just started laying eggs yesterday for the first time which is great. but the problem is that the month (here in australia) …

mother has died after a week and a half after laying the eggs... Not rated yet
I have 3 finches, 2 male and 1 female. About a week and a half ago our female laid 5 eggs, and they have been doing everything right, as far as I can tell, …

cage models Not rated yet
can you give me the picutre of your cage model for breeding..thanks. .i'am sory my english gramer not good.. i hope you understand what i mine …

My 2 yr old hen died tonight...any idea why? Not rated yet
Hi Jeanie, I am so sad about my little hen. I have had the pair for almost 2 years, and they have been so lovely. I bought them from a breeder who …

Do finch eggs hatch the way they were laid one a day? Not rated yet
Just wondering if you could tell me - do finch eggs hatch the way they were laid - one a day? I just want to know what I should be getting prepared …

Is tap water good for breeding birds? Not rated yet
I'm breeding some lady gouldian finches right now, and I wanted to know is tap water good for breeding birds or should I give them only distilled or bottled …

only one egg hatched yesterday (3-16-11) two eggs left have not hatched Not rated yet
Hello, My Gouldians have 3 eggs and one hatched yesterday morning, so far today the other two have not hatched, my concern is they won't take care of …

COMPATIBLE OR INCOMPATIBLE GOULDIANS ??? Not rated yet
Hello, I have a pair of Gouldians. I have tried, and tried, and tried to get babies from them. When I first got them they immediately layed clutch after …

Young Gouldians with surprise eggs Not rated yet
I bought what I was told were two male Gouldians as classroom pets after our lone remaining Gouldian...8 years old...died. I got my previous finches at …

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found a half shell now with yellow yolk on cage floor Not rated yet
Hello again, this is my second writing. I had found two eggs on the cage floor after my pair was brooding, last I look there were 4 eggs so I think this …

breeding Not rated yet
Will two males do the mating dance? ~*~*~*~ Yes, each male will practice or show off in front of another male, like a kid with a new bike. Thanks …

Combining clutches Not rated yet
I currently have two clutches. One clutch is 80 days old. The second have just fledged the nest. Can I at some point combine to two clutches? If so, …

gouldian sudden death Not rated yet
Good day, iam giving my gouldians a water soluble vitamins for 7 days a week. But unfortunately iam experiecing sudden sickness and death. A friend of …

Pair of Gouldians staying in nest box too much w/ no breeding Not rated yet
I have a pair of Gouldians approx. 1 yr old. I've been trying to encourage them to eat kale, parsley, lima beans, grated carrots, broccolli tips, hard …

Just a Thank You Not rated yet
This has been the most knowledgable website I have come across. I adopted 2 Gouldian finches and trial and error and your website is helping me understand …

Zebra Finch for nanny Not rated yet
I can use zebra finch to nanny for gouldian finch? My email is blankrodrigues@bol.com.br Thank you Lady. Many breeders use zebra finches successfully …

zebra finches and gouldians Not rated yet
will the two try to breed with each other. Just was wondering if they do that thanks peggy Hi Peggy, No, to the best of my knowledge, Lady Gouldians …

Lady Gouldian Finch breeding day by day guide Not rated yet
Do you know where I can get a day by day guide to breeding gouldian finches? Is there an ebook or manual that tells me day-by-day what happens and what …

Lady Gouldian Finch breeding color combination results Not rated yet
I don't know if there is a standard breeding color combination chart, so that you can anticipate the color results from mixing the various parent color …

Lady Gouldian Finch breeding how many pairs together? Not rated yet
I want to breed a few pairs of finches, but I first want to know if can you put more than one breeding pair of lady gouldains together. What is your …

Best time to breed gouldian finches in england Not rated yet
I want to breed my lady gouldian finches, but living in UK I wonder how the dramatic climate here affects their breeding cycles and seasons. What is …

Lady gouldian breeding tips Not rated yet
I have some questions here you maybe able to help me with: 1) how long will lady gouldians brood their young? 2) how many hours of light are required …

Bad idea to let siblings breed with each other? Not rated yet
I have a pair of Lady Gouldians who just had a clutch of four, who are now fledglings. When they are mature and able to breed, can I allow these siblings …

bald spot Not rated yet
I have a male gouldian about 7 years old. He went through a molt as usual, but I noticed that he had a thin new spot above his right eye. I assumed it …

Eggs that don't hatch. Should they be removed? Not rated yet
My experienced pair have several eggs that did not hatch. This is the first time this has happened in four successful clutches of five to seven. There …

male/female colouring Not rated yet
Are the male & female both of equal colouring, meaning do they both have bright vibrant colors or are the females lighter & paler... If they are both the …

my gouldian laid egg last august 17, 2010 Not rated yet
my gouldian laid egg last august 17, 2010 but until now august 26, 2010 they didn't incubate their eggs. is it possible that the hen still laying eggs …

Breeding lines and/or colors? Not rated yet
I've read that black-headed females prefer same-color-head males. I also read that the different colors are not different species but rather color variations. …

How do lady gouldians look when there ready to breed Not rated yet
Are there any physical signs, coloring, or general appearance to tell how lady Gouldians look when they are ready to breed? Great site, by the way - …

Cage size for lady gouldian finch breeding Not rated yet
What is the best average breeding cage size for a pair or Lady Gouldian finches? For one pair, you can have a lot of room for flght with a cage 30"x18"x18." …

where to buy breading pair of lady gouldian finches Not rated yet
I want to start Gouldian finch breeding, so I want to get good healthy breeding stock. So do you recommend the best places to buy breeding pairs of …

Gouldian Finch breding - temperature for breeding gouldian finches Not rated yet
Please tell me what is the ideal temperature for breeding Gouldian finches? Any special tips for how to maintain their cage at this temperature? Or …

Gouldian Finch breding - how to tell if a gouldian hen is ready for mating Not rated yet
I want to learn the basics of gouldian finch breeding and I also wanted to know how to tell if a gouldian hen is ready for mating? For best results, …

how to determine that the gouldian finches are preparing to lay egg Not rated yet
I want to learn the basics of gouldian finch breeding and wanted to know how to determine that the Gouldian finches are preparing to lay eggs? My e-book, …

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gouldian finches breeding season Not rated yet
Are there certain gouldian finches breeding seasons to stick by when planning to breed them? ~*~*~*~*~*~ The fall in the United States, October and …

Gouldian finch breeding humidity Not rated yet
When breeding gouldian finches, do you need to keep a certain degree of humidity as well as ideal temperature? Yes, most certainly you do. Keep the …

gouldian egg on bottom of cage Not rated yet
I have just found a gouldian egg on bottom of cage - and I don't know what could be wrong - any ideas? That happens sometimes. If their nutrition …

food for lady Gouldian baby Not rated yet
Can you tell me what food I can feed a baby lady Gouldian finch, and do you have a recommended recipe and feeding schedule for babies? ~*~*~*~*~*~ …

Can i keep 4 lady gouldian finch breeding pairs in one cage? Not rated yet
I have a few Lady Gouldian Finch breeding pairs, and I wanted to know if I can keep 4 lady Gouldian breeding pairs in one cage. If its OK to mix the …

Gouldian finch breeding season England Not rated yet
Do you know what is the best Gouldian finch breeding season in UK / England.... eg: spring? allowing for the cold winters etc. ~*~*~*~*~*~ Assuming …

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