Gold-breasted Waxbill

$35/ea. Add to cart

Anyone would like any of the three African birds known as the waxbill. The Gold-Breasted Waxbill is one just one type of waxbill. This type of waxbill is the smallest of all waxbill and is in fact one of the smallest of the imported birds. Although there are several types, with different color schemes, all are considered attractive. The males tend to have a green like brown coloring on the upper part of its body, with a breast that is bright orange the blends into a reddish color on the chest and down towards the stomach. Along their sides they have 3 inch long gray stripes.

It is not hard to take care of a Gold-Breasted Waxbill. It lives well with other species of birds and are very health resilient. As a bonus, they usually are in great moods.

Food is no problem. Feed them either millet or a finch mixture. They are not much for fruit but will take it or greens.

** As of October 2013, all bird orders must total a minimum of $250. It is extremely labor-intensive to crate and ship birds safely, so we must ask that bird orders total $250 or more to ensure the best possible service for you and your pets **



Please make sure that you also purchase the correct Bird Shipping Box. The cart will allow you to complete your checkout without adding a Bird Shipping Box; however, we will then need to contact you to assist you in purchasing the correct Bird Shipping Box before we can ship your bird order. In order to expedite your Bird Order, please add the Bird Shipping Box when placing your order.
PLEASE NOTE: If you purchase birds sold as a Pair, you will receive a male/female pair UNLESS you specify otherwise in the Instructions/Special Requests box immediately below (i.e. please send me all female birds).
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