Protein feed (a forage of animal origin) is extremely important for a popugaychik. However you remember that it cannot make a diet basis. Protein feeds are used only as addition to the main course to provide an organism of the feathery friend with the substances which are absent in a vegetable forage.
the Parrot has to receive different forages, including proteinaceous
Protein feeds are given to parrots no more than 2 — 3 times a month, and during a molt, preparation for nesting and cultivation of baby birds — every day.
If you use animal forages, consider their features:
Protein feeds quickly spoil, in particular during a heat therefore they are given exactly in that quantity which the parrot eats for time.
protein feed in the separate feeding trough which is previously purely washed up Is given.
What protein feeds can be given to a parrot?
Eggs. The yolk contains vitamins A, D, E, K and also about 70% of organic matter. In protein about 30% of organic matter and also group B vitamins. In addition, egg — a well important macro - and minerals: magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, calcium, sodium, chlorine, iron, sulfur, pine forest, iodine, bromine, etc. Egg is cooked by hard-boiled, shell, grate. Feed as in the form of mixes (with beet or carrots), and in pure form.
Cod-liver oil — a source of vitamins A and D, phosphorus and iodine. Consider that cod-liver oil is stored only in the refrigerator, but even there contents of open capacity spoil in several days.
Skim cheese — a great way for an organism of a bird "to extract" protein, vitamins, magnesium, phosphorus, iron, calcium and lactic acid. However consider that only friable fresh cottage cheese will approach.
Gammarus and flour hearts — also remarkable option. In the nature parrots sometimes regale on insects and will appreciate your attempt to diversify their diet with tasty and healthy food.