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Birds are incredible companions and when properly looked after can live long healthy lives. Whether you're feeding parakeets and budgies or wild birds outside, we here at One Stop Country Pet Supply have the knowledge and experience to direct you to the ideal food. All bird's dietary requirements are different, and what works best for some will not provide sufficient nutrition for others. To that end, we proudly offer the NH area to ensure the absolute best food for your feathered friends, enhancing their health and extending their lives.
Wild bird vs pet bird food- Wild bird food, depending upon where you live, is usually a mix of different types of seeds, including thistle, sunflower, safflower, millet, and sorghum. In addition, numerous wild bird feeds consist of peanuts and corn, which are preferred by specific species like cardinals and blue jays. Wild bird food varies in order to attract as many different species as possible, so while it satisfies their caloric requirements, it's not dialed-in nutritionally like domestic bird food. Finally, millet - which is a common ingredient in both wild and domestic bird seed blends.
Domestic bird food is generally a mix of similar seeds, with extra nutritionally thick pellets included. Conures, doves, and pigeons enjoy millet, as do budgies and parakeets. They also enjoy safflower and sunflower seeds when they're hulled, though parrots and hookbills will like larger seed types.
Food for pets will have prebiotic fiber and probiotic ingredients consisted of, along with a range of other all-natural seeds and fruits. These reinforce the immune and digestive function of your birds, and more closely mimic their all-natural diet plan, which would not generally include a few types of seeds.
Ensuring adequate nutrition- Birds need prebiotics and probiotics to maintain their digestive functions functioning smoothly. Omega-3 fatty acids from nuts and seeds supply fat for their brains and nerves, and enhance the luster and shine of their feathers, while the various vitamins and micronutrients keep them healthy overall.
Furthermore, as your bird ages, you will wish to consult a professional on what type of food you ought to be feeding them. Chicks and younger birds have different nutritional needs than older birds, and altering their food calls for care and requires to be done gradually, as birds can have finicky digestive systems. Gradually incorporate the new food into your bird's meal, replacing more of the old seed with the new food every day to make certain correct adherence to the new diet.
Get the facts and the feed-in one place- At One Stop Country Pet Supply, we concentrate on making certain your bird is provided with the best nutrition for their specific needs. Whether you're feeding wild birds in your yard or a parakeet in your shop, our friendly, experienced staff has your back. If you're in the NH area, give us a call at (603) 352-9200 and let us understand what you're feeding and we can help enhance your bird's feed for a long, healthy life.