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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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Old 12-17-2015, 03:42 PM
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Has anyone ever tried this? I want to get it, but it has garlic in it, and I could have sworn that wasn't good for them. Anyway, here's a link to the product:

https://www.drharveys.com/products/b...free-bird-food

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Garlic is not safe for birds.

Personally, I would stick to fresh fruit and veggies. I know it's not as easy or convenient as this type of product is, but I don't think the dehydrated stuff has many nutritional value left after it's been altered.
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Highly debated topic. Garlic has some value for bird's, and I would think this product is designed with the safe beneficial use of garlic in mind. You could always contact Dr. Harvey's or look on their site for info on this. This has been discussed here before too...https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j...tbf4LW-R89CHVQ
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As with all things that you find online there are going to be good and bad reports regarding the said item. It is best to find out as much information as you can then make your choice. I do regard Randy as being a very wise and knowledgeable person so I would trust his response to your query.
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I normally do stick to fresh fruit and veg, but we wanted to try something new with them. I would love to try peas and such, but they make my house smell like feet, lol. I will have to contact Dr. Harvey's and then my vet and see what she says. I'll post back when I find out.
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