How to care for a mandarin diamond

Mandarin diamond is a type of exotic bird, quite small and that in recent times is becoming a common companion animal . It is characterized by its intense red beak that contrasts with its gray plumage with spots of other colors. Being a bird from other countries, the care that these birds need to live comfortably and without problems is not always known. If you also have one at home as a pet, in .com we tell you how to care for a mandarin diamond.

Steps to follow:

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The first thing we have to take into account is that mandarin diamonds are gregarious birds and, at a minimum, they need a mate of their species to feel happy. In this way, when purchasing our pet, it will not be enough with one copy but at least a couple of them.

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In terms of food, the mixture is the basis of their food and, most common, is to give them a mixture of parakeets . Some experts recommend adding more birdseed to this type of mixture, in order to complete the diet of mandarin diamonds and get them to eat more and better.

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The first days that we have these birds at home, mandarin diamonds will need a lot of peace to recognize their new habitat. To become accustomed to people and to come to trust them, it is necessary to speak softly, whistle a little and approach them with slow movements.

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We must also provide a suitable cage so that our pets can flutter and live comfortably. Especially when there are more than 2 specimens, we will have to choose a cage large enough for all Mandarin diamonds. You can see here some tips on how to choose the right cage.

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Also, these little birds love to splash in the water . In this way, we should place a container where they can bathe and change the water every day, because -although they have another drinker- they will also drink from there.

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In the same way, it will also be necessary to carry out a correct and frequent cleaning of the cage of our small pets. We show you here how to clean the bird cage.

Tips
  • Take care of your pet so that it lives as healthy as possible.