When they say that you are what you eat, that goes for parrots too! Parrots require extremely healthy bird fod to maintain proper organ functioning, to feel good and to keep their hormones stable.
There are a staggering number of bird diets on the market, but which ones have been scientifically studied specifically to provide parrots with a well-balanced diet? What companies manufacture bird food balanced for specific species of parrots? Not as many as you would think.
When you decided to get a pet bird, was it to cherish the persona of a tropical, exotic creature? Of course!
A parrot that is consistently fed an inferior seed based bird diet will succomb to malnutrition and just feel crummy. I don't know about you, but when I'm not feeling good, I'm short tempered and snappy.
About Our Bird Food Selection
Our bird food selection, at Birdsupplies.com, is limited because we sell only the few veterinarian recommended brands. . Combine vet recommended processed food with healthy human food to improve you parrots overall well-being. Compliment your birds basic diet with fresh fruits, vegetables and nuts.
FORAGING FOR FOOD:
Did you know that parrots and pet birds need to forage for food for their mental health? Birds that plan and problem solve to obtain nutrition, get both their mental health and nutritional needs met and are happier pets! Create foraging opportunities like those found with our foraging bird toys and suggestions.
Hazards of an Inferior Diet
A poorly fed parrot will have a poor disposition because they feel unhealthy. It may develop problem behaviors from screaming, feather picking and temperamental biting to sluggish, unresponsive lethargy. The best way to prevent bird behavior problems is by feeding a your bird a healthy well-balanced diet formulated specifically for parrots. And, if it won't eat healthy, offer Bird Vitamins and Supplements.
You might find a huge variety of cheap bird food at other online bird stores, but do cheap bird foods provide for the unique nutritional needs of parrots? Ward off malnutrition and give your parrot a healthy start with premium, vet recommended bird food.