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Diet and Nutrition Discuss issues related to diet and learn about encouraging your budgie to a variety of healthy foods

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do i give egg food dry or mixed with water like a paste


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Old 08-25-2015, 07:35 PM
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Egg food can be done in multiple ways. The best kind is what you make at home. I use hard boiled egg, cooked quinoa, flax seed and sometimes add very finely chopped vegetables. It's best to give egg food to your budgie only 2-3 times a week unless they are molting. If you take the time to read the stickies at the top of each section of the forum, you will learn many things about budgies and how to best care for them. Most all of your basic questions will be answered in the stickies.

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Welcome to talk budgies Steve. I do as Deborah, and feed mine hard boiled that I mash real fine and add thing's to...
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Hello and welcome

I agree with Deb and Randy It's wonderful that you're encouraging your budgie to eat something new!
I hope to see pictures of your little bird soon and feel free to ask about anything you're unsure of
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If you mean the bought egg food.... then the answer is neither! I used to mix in just enough water to create a soft, bread crumb type consistency. Not sure what others do with the bought egg food mixes. It also goes down well mixed in with soaked/ slightly sprouted seed.
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