Today I put two and two together, and I had to hustle. It’s mating season for conures. They are hardly even domesticated, and February marks summer in their homelands. Right now my girls are molting and destroying their toys. They don’t breed, but the girls will still lay a clutch to share with their lady mate.

  • Shorten the available hours on their UV bulb
  • Move all items around inside the cage so it’s not cozy and familiar
  • Night night or cover them earlier in the evening to shorten their hours

I do not want eggs. Look up “egg binding”. *shudder*