Bird Diet

do parrots need cuttlebones?

4 Reasons Why Cuttlebones Are Crucial For Parrots

Cuttlebones are commonly found in birdcages everywhere. You know, those ubiquitous white surfboard-shaped mollusc shells that birds chirpily peck onto? But what exactly is a cuttlebone for and why is it found in almost every birdcage in the world? A cuttlebone is the internal shell of a cuttlefish that provides […]

do parrots need grit?

Should You Actually Feed Your Parrot Grit? It Can Be Fatal!

If you’ve browsed the bird supply aisle at your favorite pet store, you’ve probably noticed a lot of grit bags lining the shelves. This seemingly simple product can easily confuse avian owners since many of us don’t know its purpose.  Should you actually feed your parrot grit? Wild birds eat […]

can parrots eat bread?

Can Parrots Eat Bread? What You Need To Understand

As a new bird owner, I didn’t know much about whether I should give my newly bought pet parrots bread or not. Actually, I was confused and since parrots usually like to munch on the foods we eat, I thought that giving them bread was okay. But, after years of […]

Can parrots eat strawberries?

Why Strawberries Are Healthy For Parrots

It is essential to know what to feed your parrot so that she can remain healthy. When I brought my parrot home, I was worried about what was best and essential for her diet. I conducted my research to determine the fruits I should include in her diet for nutritional […]

can parrots eat blueberries?

Can Parrots Eat Blueberries? It Might Be A Mess!

You have probably heard that the variety of fresh fruits plays a very important part of your parrot’s diet. While you should try to incorporate fresh fruit into your parrot’s daily diet, you need to know that not all fruits are safe for parrots to eat. Knowing what fruits make […]

Can parrots eat grapefruit?

Can Parrots Eat Grapefruit? What About The Peel?

Parrots can safely eat many different kinds of fruit, in fact, fruits aren’t just safe, they should be included in your parrots daily diet. However, while they are great sources of vitamins and minerals your parrot needs, some fruits are best served moderately as treats. You may be wondering how […]

Can parrots eat lemons?

Can Parrots Eat Lemons? They Have Many Benefits!

Parrots are very social eaters, and they love sharing their meal with their owners. But not all the food humans eat can be consumed by parrots. Some food is even toxic, and a parrot should never have them. What about lemons? Can parrots eat lemons? If you are holding back […]