On 6/19/05, Michael L wrote:
> On 6/19/05, Kitty.J wrote:
>> What exactly does this do to a bird when they eat it? Why
>> is it so bad? I just want to know, no i have never fed
>> this to my birds they look weird and i heard it is not
>> good :)
> Avocado, is one of the controversial foods that brings
> and concern when speaking of birds.
> Let me first say that with all of the other fresh vegetables
> and fruits available to people to offer their birds, avocado
> really isn't necessary.
> It is my understanding that the pit, skin and darker flesh
> the fruit, under and close to the skin, are what is to be
> considered toxic to birds. The lighter green fruit beyond
> this and closer to the pit is considered safe and not an
> As always, asking and seeking information is the best way to
> make an informed decision when it comes to feeding our birds.
> Michael L
Morning Michael, thanks for answering. Do you know why avacodo
is bad? I never had the fruit so i wouldn't know if it taste
good or bad, thanks again!