As a bird owner for more than twenty years……information regarding your bird’s diet is much more prevalent today than it was twenty years ago.
Twenty years ago a “Seed” diet was the norm. Today a diet that consists of Pellets and fruits and vegetables is the norm. A diet of Pellets and fruits and vegetables creates a more balanced diet….thus a healthy bird. Research has shown a diet rich in just “seeds” can create a “overweight” bird which can lead to health problems.
Click on the link below to read an article by Robyn Bright of Pet Age Magazine entitled “Fat Versus Fiction”.