On 6/19/05, Kitty.J wrote:
> 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!
Kitty.J, I have heard on certain websites that you should not
feed your bird avocado because it is toxic to birds. I do not
know what it does to the birds though, all I know is that it is
toxic to birds. Sorry I don't know more to tell u!