In January 2010 pair was moved to closed aviary. L shaped nest with opening partially closed with pieces of soft wood placed at furthest point from the aviary entrance. Length of lighting increased. Feeding with more greens started. At all times seeds with low sunflower and high safflower mix were given. Zupreem rainbow pellets were available at all times. Birds perch far away from each other. In 2011 they perch together. No allopreening observed.
In January 2012 male in full breeding mode. Agressive to femael. Pair separated.