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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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Does anyone know if there is anyplace to get sample size of pellets or alternatively, would anyone be willing to sell me sample sizes of 1/4 cup or so?

I'm specifically interested in

roudybush nibble
zupreem naturals and fruit blend
lafebers daily diet

I have harrisons right now but would like to give the burbs a variety, see if they have a strong preference for one over the other.

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I would suggest you contact the various companies directly and ask if they have samples available.

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Just write or call the various companies that you would like samples from and ask them. Local pet shops and vets offices would also know where to ask.
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I wrote zupreem and roudybush. Zupreem doesn't offer samples but do offer a money back guarantee if the birds won't eat the food. Still don't want to buy a big bag, seems silly that you can't get a little 4oz bag.
Still waiting to hear back from roudybush but I don't expect them to have samples either.
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Are there any pet stores near you that sell bulk seeds/pellets in a serve yourself kinda way? You could ask them if they're willing to sample to you a handful or just buy a handful.

I buy small amounts of pellets this way on occasion because my bird that will eat them won't eat them all the time.
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If you have a pet supplies plus near you, they sell zupreem fruit blend in bulk! You can buy as much or as little as you want!
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I ended up just buying some zupreem since there is a money back guarantee and the birds love it, they really like harrisons too.

One really big surprise, I got a pound of roudybush in the mail today. 8oz each of the nibles and the crumbles. That was a huge surprise, especially since they never answered my email. Love to see things like this from companies. I have enough pellets to last quite a long time now
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Great! Glad things worked out well for you.
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