Recipe: Bird bread recipe & a few weekend photos - Talk Parrots Forums

Parrot Nutrition, Diet and Feeding Discuss parrot nutrition, diets, foods and feeding.
Thread Description: recipe modified from one on another forum

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-07-2014, 02:02 PM Thread Starter


 
4thebirds's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: California
Posts: 1,616
Thanks: 1,109
Thanked 903 Times in 591 Posts
Rep Power: 17
             
Bird bread recipe & a few weekend photos

I made this bread for the fids this weekend and they love it. I have also included a few pics of our weekend together.

Recipe Red Pepper & Cilantro Bird Bread:
1/2 cup pellets
1/2 cup spelt flour (you can use any flour you want)
1 jar of baby food (squash, yams, or carrots)
1/4 cup parakeet seed
1/2 cup diced red pepper & cilantro
1 egg without shell
1/4 cup water
1 tbsp of red palm oil
A few tbsps of fresh herbs

Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F. Let all of the wet ingredients soak with the pellets to soften them while you cut up the vegetables and prepare everything else. I spread some red palm oil in a 9 by 9 glass pan prior to pouring the mixture into the pan to prevent the bread from sticking. Cook for 45 minutes and test the center with a toothpick. If need be, return for increments of 5 minutes. Let cool, cut and separate pieces. You can then throw them into a freezer bag and take out enough pieces at a time for a weekly amount for your fids.



Just pics of Mina & Oliver playing and eating, and more foraging stuff I made -

New orbit


Testing out the bird bread


Checking out his foraging basket, Cozette has the same one (from the small animal section Petsmart then I stuffed it with toys and sunflower seeds)


This is Mina's, 2 for $1 at Target (stuffed with toys, millet, and sunflower seeds)

"Until one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unawakened." ~Anatole France
Owned by & slave to: Oliver, Gemma, Cozette, & the English Budgie Crew

Last edited by 4thebirds; 04-07-2014 at 04:41 PM.
4thebirds is offline  
The Following User Says Thank You to 4thebirds For This Useful Post:
catalinadee (04-07-2014)
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-07-2014, 03:04 PM



 
catalinadee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: UK
Posts: 17,637
Thanks: 1,593
Thanked 2,007 Times in 1,575 Posts
Rep Power: 99
                     
Thanks for sharing Your flock look happy, as always!

- Alexandrine parakeets Holly, George, Koda & - Crimson rosella Kasumi Orange winged Amazon parrot Paulie
catalinadee is offline  
Closed Thread

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Talk Parrots Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome