Slow Cooker Oatmeal For Parrots

Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Orlando, FL Eatin' oatmeal: Rose breasted cockatoos "Bandit" & "Ace" Recipe for "Overnight Oatmeal" On the night before, in a cooking sprayed coated slow cooker crockpot combine: 2 & 3/4 cups water 1 cup old fashioned rolled oats 1/3 cup chopped dried/fresh/frozen fruit 1/4 tsp salt Cover and cook ...
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Spinach Oatmeal Parrot Recipe

Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Orlando, FL Eating said recipe: Galah "Bondi"  This morning I was bustling around trying to figure out what to make myself for breakfast... a fruit smoothie, oatmeal, just cereal... then I realized the birds would probably appreciate breakfast BEFORE I got mine. I decided on oatmeal for myself, and so I figured I...
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Getting a Hyacinth to Eat Healthier

Photo by Dave Location: Orlando, FL Eating pasta: Hyacinth "Hymie" I had company for 10 days this month and it was sort of... crazy. Fitting in time for Hymie was harder in those ten days but I did have some great progress. I got him to eat three new foods! They are: Plain penne pasta Oatmeal Creamed corn I was eating oatmeal one mo...
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Parrots Learn Faster From Other Parrots

Anyone who has more than one parrot has learned pretty fast that parrots learn fastest from other parrots. Even when learning to talk, they learn best from listening to other parrots speak. I've learned both of these things from having a flock of birds compared to just one. Obviously, I had to start with just one at one point in time and progre...
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A Trick to Getting your Parrot to Eat Healthy

  Photo by Dave Location: Orlando, Florida Eater: Rose Breasted Cockatoo "Bondi"   My galah is the last of my flock who chooses to eat anything that might even be considered healthy for her. She won't try anything new unless I try it first and only wants a piece of whatever I touched, not the next one on the plate. Well, I finally got he...
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