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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 01-17-2012, 09:44 PM Thread Starter
 
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juicing for birds

hey I was wondering if anyone else juices for there birds, I give my birds juice twice to three times a week, just a little bit but its packed with antioxidents and vitamins. i usually use carrots, oranges, berries, apples, celery, broccoli, celery, and put a few together in a juice then I drink most of it and give small dishes of it to the birds, I also use the pulp in birdie bread which they lose.



Oh and on a side not for people, make pulp burgers are delicious i had one tonight with the pulp of a beet, carrot, yam, orange, and apple then I added tahini, oil, cumin, corriander, basil, garlic powder, and ginger and added acacado(no burger for the birds tonight lol) and i grilled it, it was delicious yum yum.

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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-08-2012, 11:48 PM
 
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It is good to give juices to birds. My bird also likes to drink juices. juices are good for birds and there is no any problem to give juices to birds.
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I make bird smoothies

- Alexandrine parakeets Holly, George, Koda & - Crimson rosella Kasumi Orange winged Amazon parrot Paulie
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So they drink it undiluted, or do you cut it into their water dish?

We own a juicer, so now I'm intrigued
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you can give the juice just how it is, no need for water. they eat fruit and veg so i cant see why it would make a difference
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I just know Hector doesn't like the tanginess (so far) of strawberry or kiwi fruit, and I know how intensely flavored fresh juice can be.
Really just looking for ideas to ensure Hector's getting his vitamins
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