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From seeds to pellets. Best schedule?
I'd welcome some help from the community on this.
My WFA was weaned on seeds, I got some when we bought him but, in my opinion, it's a bad mix for an Amazon: it's full of sunflower seeds and peanuts, we are trying to move him to a pelleted diet.
The shop owner gave us Versele-Laga's NutriBird P15 and suggested mixing it in increasing amount in his seeds, so that, in about a month, Puck would have only pellets (plus fruit and veggies and cooked food, of course).
The instructions in the box, though, say to mix seeds and pellets for 3-4 days, to get the parrot used to pellets being food, and then move to a 2 days pellets/1 day seeds schedule.
At this point we wonder what's the best way to go.
Also, in case Puck resists the change, can anyone suggest a good seed mix for Amazons? (bonus points if it's an European brand, given our location).
Thank you for any suggestions.