By Dr. Laurie Hess, DVM, Diplomate ABVP (Avian Practice) Everyone loves pasta – it’s yummy, filling, comfort food. Bird owners love to feed pasta – both cooked and dry –
Pet Bird Care
By Dr. Laurie Hess, DVM, Diplomate ABVP (Avian Practice) As an avian veterinarian, I am often asked by bird owners when they should introduce a blended product, such as ZuPreem’s
Remember, not every bird is the same. We all have preferences. You need to get to know your birds own personality by trying different things with him or her, whether
As soon as you acquire your new pet bird, you should have it checked out by a veterinarian familiar with birds to ensure it’s healthy. Birds from shelters and pet
By Dr. Laurie Hess, DVM, Diplomate ABVP (Avian Practice) Often when we bring new birds into our homes, whether they are from a bird rescue facility, breeder, or pet store,
By Dr. Laurie Hess, DVM, Diplomate ABVP (Avian Practice) While ZuPreem’s blended diets are a great way to transition birds on nutrient-deficient diets (such as all-seeds or poor-quality seed blends)
By Dr. Laurie Hess, DVM, Diplomate ABVP (Avian Practice) While feeding ZuPreem’s blends to birds on all-seed/nut, nutritionally-deficient diets provides a great pathway to transition them to pellets, blends should
By Dr. Laurie Hess, DVM, Diplomate ABVP (Avian Practice) Wild birds forage all day long. They forage for food, nest sites, and mates. They have jobs. They keep busy. Pet
By Dr. Laurie Hess, DVM, Diplomate APVP (Avian Practice) We’ve all been there – you’re clipping your bird’s nails, you cut one nail just a little too short, and blood
Have you ever noticed your bird picking a particular color or shape of pellet? Here’s why.
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