How Do I Improve My Parakeet’s Diet?

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Hi, Mitch,

I spoke to you about my parakeet’s diet and you were going to send me some helpful info. Thanks! Steve


Hey Steve

​thanx for reaching out


​Here’s a birdie bread pellet conversion info-graphic​.

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Here’s how we got our cage full of demons (10 Bacon – Eggs – Toast – Jam – Biscuit – Gravy – Chicken – Waffles – Bagel – Creamcheese) to accept fresh vegetables.


This is a great video to help make sense of your budgie’s instinctual expectations and thought processes which are higher than you may have imagined.





​Happy holidays!




He's handled a 1000 birds of numerous species when they would visit their monthly birdie brunch in the old Portage Park (Chicago, IL) facility. The one with the parrot playground. Mitch has written and published more than 1100 articles on captive bird care. He's met with the majority of  CEO's and business owners for most brands in the pet bird space and does so on a regular basis. He also constantly interacts with avian veterinarians and influencers globally.

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