How To Feed A Bird Properly
Many people would complete a discussion on how to feed a bird with just one word: seeds. Perhaps some would sum it up in three words: seeds with pellets.However, ask any veterinarian who regularly treats sick birds, and you are likely going to get a much more complex answer.We often think of birds eating seeds, in part, because that is what we put in our bird feeders . Plus, birds like seeds, right?Let’s take a look at what wild birds eat, and how their diet is different from wh[Read More]
What Do Birds Eat?
Feeding your pet can sometimes seem overwhelming. And even though your bird might be able to say "Polly wants a cracker," an all-cracker diet may not be the best thing for our feathered friends. So what do birds eat? How can you ensure that you're feeding your pet a nutritious diet?In this day in age, it's all about variety. Bird feed is no different. Go to any pet store and you'll see a vast array of commercially made pellets and seeds available, many of which your vet or local aviary will[Read More]