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Re: baby conure

Posted by kathy on 11/26/07
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    On 11/26/07, Meeko's Mom wrote:
    > On 11/25/07, Kathy wrote:
    >> On 11/25/07, karen wrote:
    >>> On 11/25/07, Kathy wrote:
    >>>> I own 2 conure's (part green cheek and part sun)and they
    >>>> had a baby about a month and 1/2 ago. i have been hand
    >>>> feeding it for about 2 weeks now. my question is when do i
    >>>> start introducing it to seed and what kind,and how do i
    >>>> get it to start eating the seed instead of the baby bird
    >>>> formula.
    >>>> thank you to anyone who can help
    >>>> Kathy
    >>> ??Why seed??
    >>> please consider purchasing good quality pellets
    >>> get them wet and had feed the soft pellets
    >>> Then a little sweet potato, cooked beans, steamed & raw veg
    >>> etc. nuts & seeds are for training, not a healthy diet
    >> Thank You so much. i just assuned seed because that is a major
    >> part of the parents diet (along with fresh fruit and veggies)
    >> but i just thought that is what i started the baby on. again
    >> thank you soooo much im sure ill be back with more
    >> Kathy
    > Kathy, you should consider converting the parents to pellets as
    > well.
    thank you this place has already been very helpfull...going to
    pellets tonight...again thank you