year we take hundreds of calls from people with sick birds.
Most buy an appropriate nutritional product to help their birds
get better or are encouraged to consult an avian vet for an
accurate diagnosis and treatment.
success rate with nutritional support is incredibly high. Guardian
Flourish and Potent
Brew can achieve remarkable results but they are not
the long term answer to maintaining healthy birds. The old cliche
- prevention is better than cure - is completely true.
experienced avian vets would agree that somewhere between 70%
and 90% of the cases they see have poor nutrition as the origin
of the patient's illness. This conclusion is supported by recent
American research which indicated that up to 98% of the pet
birds surveyed had less than the recommended levels of key nutrients
in their diet
is not because owners intentionally neglect their birds. It
is simply because so many people believe that seed and water
is a natural and healthy diet for cage and aviary birds. It
animal keepers don't seem to have this problem. The vast majority
of cat, dog, fish, reptile, horse, cow, and sheep owners would
feed either a complete diet or a supplemented diet. Yet many
bird keepers are very reluctant to do this.
bird diets has never been simpler nor more effective than it
is now. The modern supplements prepared by The Birdcare Company
contain a whole range of up-to-date but natural
ingredients to promote long term health and vitality.
Selecting supplements in our products section (this page is
in our English section so you will have to return to the US
section when you have read it). This takes you through a simple
set of questions to help you with you decide which supplement
is best for you.
the worst happens and birds get ill read our article on sick
and hygiene go hand in hand, so what should you use to clean
your birds' environment. read this article to find out
- Hygiene matters.