Category Archives: Nutrition

Freezing Pomegranates

My parrots love pomegranate seeds.  The season for fresh pomegranates is short but I found a way to freeze and store the pomegranate arils (seeds) so that my parrots can enjoy them months after they are out of season. Don’t … Continue reading

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Fear Not the Wet Batch of CHOP

After my first blog post on making CHOP, I had several e-mails from parrot owners wanting to know if I had a recipe they could go by.  I didn’t.  I had watched Patricia Sund’s video on how to make CHOP … Continue reading

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A Recipe for “CHOP”

I’ve been feeding my parrots “Chop” for about 2 weeks now and I’m here to say my birds are all liking their “Chop”.  I like the convenience of simply taking a package of “Chop” out of the freezer, thawing and … Continue reading

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I May Be a Chop Convert !

I have always believed in feeding a mix of fresh vegetables, whole grains, and sprouted grains to my parrots along with Harrison’s pellets.  Seeds are a treat food for my flock and not a staple in their diet.  When I … Continue reading

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