Fat Versus Fiction in your Parrot’s Diet

A balanced diet plays an important role in your feathered friends health and well being.

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”.

Pet Age Article Aug 2012 PDF

Ann Zych
FunTime Birdy

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