Psittacine Cuisine is devoted to exploring completely different taps of hen diet. BirdChannel extremely recommends having a dialogue together with your avian veterinarian on the most effective meals to your hen earlier than making any adjustments of their present eating regimen
Patricia Sund is an everyday contributor for BirdChannel.com and About.com. She additionally has a well-liked weblog referred to as “Parrot Nation,” the place she writes about life, birds and her adventures on the planet of aviculture.
She lives in Florida together with her two hoodlum African gray parrots, Parker and Pepper, stars of the previous BIRD TALK column, “Memo to Parker & Pepper.” She additionally shares her dwelling together with her third parrot, a motor-mouthed African gray named Nyla.
JULY 9, 2015
How Do You Feed 100 Birds Twice A Day?
Find out how 4 staffers do it at The Parrot Garden at Best Friends Animal Society.
JUNE 25, 2015
Use Nutritional Layering To Enhance Your Bird’s Food
There are some ways so as to add further diet to your hen’s meals: By combining completely different wholesome issues collectively.
JUNE 18, 2015
19 Kitchen Hacks
When it’s time to prepare dinner for you and your hen, conquer the kitchen with the following tips.
JUNE 11, 2015
What I Used To Believe
We’ve come a great distance in parrot care. What did you utilize to imagine about parrot well being, eating regimen and care? Find out what hen specialists needed to say.
JUNE four, 2015
The Three Sisters: A Case Study of Food Synergy
Understanding why we eat what we eat advantages each you and your parrot.
MAY 28, 2015
Food Trends: How Do They Affect Our Flock’s Diet?
As extra forms of meals change into standard, you and your hen will profit.
MAY 21, 2015
Has Your Bird Tried These Ancient Grains?
Why you and your hen ought to attempt amaranth, quinoa, buckwheat, millet and teff.
MAY 14, 2015
Why Peanuts Are A No-Go
Find out what you must find out about peanuts and the way they may damage your hen’s well being.
MAY 7, 2015
What Are The Best Greens For Your Pet Bird?
Find out why kale, watercress, Swiss chard and different greens are all nice to your hen’s meals bowl.
APRIL 30, 2015
Why You Should Eat Like A Bird!
With so many wholesome meals turning into accessible, it’s simpler than ever for you and your hen to eat wholesome.
APRIL 23, 2015
Why Fiber Is A Digestive Necessity
How are you making issues circulate to your hen?
APRIL 16, 2015
Why You Should Feed Fresh, Seasonal Foods
Not solely are they more healthy, they’ll good to your pocket too.
APRIL 9, 2015
Why You & Your Bird Will Love Ginger
Ginger has a quick, tingly taste and its wholesome too!
APRIL 2, 2015
Why Brussels Sprouts Are Great For You & Your Bird
Just don’t overcook them. Your nostril (and your parrot’s “nose”) will thanks.
MARCH 26, 2015
There’s Something About Cinnamon …
And your hen will like it.
MARCH 19, 2015
Why Your Bird Should Try Coconut Oil
There’s a purpose it’s the most recent darling for meals writers.
MARCH 12, 2015
Why You Should Go Back To Your Roots … Root Vegetables That Is!
Step apart, kale. The root greens are coming to a hen bowl close to you.
MARCH 5, 2015
Should You Feed Your Parrot Hydroponic Food?
Or is standard meals the best way to go?
FEBRUARY 26, 2015
Your Bird Will Love This Parrot Carrot Ginger Soup
And it’s wholesome too!
FEBRUARY 19, 2015
three Powerhouse Vegetables For Parrots
Kale, watercress and Chinese cabbage take “healthy” to a complete new degree. Find out how.
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
Why You Should Replace, Substitute & Rethink Ingredients
Birdify your recipes.
FEBRUARY 5, 2015
How To Make Frittatas For Birds
JANUARY 29, 2015
Oats: Groats, Rolled or Steel Cut — They’re All Good!
And your hen goes to like them.
JANUARY 22, 2015
Get Your Bird Some Brain Food
Power up your mind and your hen’s.
JANUARY 15, 2015
Why Your Bird Should Try Spelt
Your hen will love the chewy texture, and also you’ll love the well being advantages.
JANUARY eight, 2015
Meet The Jalapeño Pepper
And we’re sizzling, sizzling, sizzling! Find out why this spicy pepper is so good for you and your parrot.
JANUARY 1, 2015
Meet The “Miss Congeniality” Bean
Find out why the lowly lentil is getting some respect.
DECEMBER 25, 2014
Why Fresh Water Is So Important For Birds
Bacteria in water can develop sooner than you suppose.
DECEMBER 18, 2014
Flying High At The Parrot’s Pantry
This Facebook group is for many who want to get higher educated at feeding their flocks a nutritious diet.
DECEMBER 11, 2014
Bonnie’s Parrot Crackers
Polly goes to need one among these crackers.
DECEMBER four, 2014
Why You Should Rethink Bird Bread
Don’t make it “Jiffy.”
NOVEMBER 27, 2014
Want Your Bird To Eat Healthier? Make A Grain Bake
It takes 5 minutes to make and one hour to bake.
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
Unique Vegetables Your Bird Will Love
Celery root, daikon radishes, watercresses, golden beets are all nice meals to your hen.
NOVEMBER 13, 2014
Have Your Parrots Tried Arugula?
Fresh or cooked, your birds will love this peppery and munchy wholesome meals.
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
Add Healthy Toppings To Your Bird’s Food
Just such as you add toppings to your meals, you are able to do the identical to your birds to boost their each day eating regimen.
OCTOBER 30, 2014
The Parrot Pantry Essentials You Need
Stock your kitchen with these primary objects and also you’ll all the time be ready to whip one thing up to your hen.
OCTOBER 23, 2014
Skip The Broccoli! Feed Broccoli Rabe Instead
Broccoli rabe has all of the diet of broccoli … with out the odor.
OCTOBER 16, 2014
Why You Should Feed Walnuts To Your Bird
Who knew the walnut was so superb?
OCTOBER 10, 2014
How To Wash Vegetables For Your Bird
Washing your greens is a crucial a part of meals prep. Here’s the right way to do it.
OCTOBER 2, 2014
How To Throw A Chop Party
Share the price, share the labor, share the meals!
SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
How To Cook Beans For Your Parrot
Cooked beans have a number of diet in them. Get out the pot and learn the way to start out cooking them at present.
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014
5 Reasons You Should Feed Beans To Your Flock
Find out how this historic but wholesome meals can profit your birds.
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
What’s The Buzz On Bee Pollen?
Parrots within the wild would possibly eat bee pollen whereas they’re foraging, however is it good for our parrots at dwelling?
SEPTEMBER four, 2014
Behind The Label: Organic Foods
What does “organic” even imply, anyway? And what does it imply for you and your birds?
AUGUST 28, 2014
Bird Food: The Raw & The Cooked
Why some meals are higher to your pet hen after cooking.
AUGUST 21, 2014
10 Easy Ways To Get Your Parrots To Eat Healthier
Want to get your parrots to eat higher? Find out 10 methods to current wholesome meals that can get your birds going beak-first into their meals bowls.
AUGUST 14, 2014
Why Your Birds Should Try Quinoa
You and your pet birds will love this protein-packed, straightforward-to-prepare dinner wholesome meals.
AUGUST 7, 2014
On the seek for the most effective hen meals.