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Psittacus High Energy Hand Feeding 2.2 Pound Bag

SKU: B-PSIT-288563

This product is intended for hand-rearing parrot species which require highfat diets  (Psittacus (Greys), Ara (Macaws), Poicephalus (Africans such as Senegals, Meyers, Red Bellies, Capes, Jardines, etc.).  from the moment that the feathers begin to emerge. It contains the most suitable vegetable fat for these species: crude palm oil. It also contains papaya, which promotes digestive transit. 

Note: Expiration Date: 10/2020

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$17.49 / Each

Directions for use

It is a continuation hand feeding formula. For example, in Grey Parrots it is used from 3rd week of life when the feathers begin to emerge. It is advisable to use a first-age formula for younger birds. It is designed to constitute 100% of the parrot's diet. During weaning stage, it should be gradually replaced by solid food.
Mix with lukewarm water to a concentration of 20-25% (similar texture of a shaken yogurt). Store in a cool dry place after opening (while refrigeration is not advised, freezing is possible if it is hermetically sealed).

Daily intake

Average consumption of formula per serving is around 7-10ml per 100g of body weight. It is advisable to provide each individual chick the adequate amount and number of feeds according to their stage of development. Must take into account that parrots crop should be empty before each feeding.


Cereal grains, products and by-products of oil seeds and fruits, vegetable oils (contains crude palm oil 8%), legume seeds, products and by-products of cereal grains, minerals, fructose, dried brewer's yeast, dried papaya, inulin (0,05%)


Mixture of flavouring compounds (contains Yucca schidigera extract 0,015%); Rosmarinus officinalis extract; Tagetes erecta extract / Sepiolite / Tocopherol-rich extracts of natural origin, palmitoyl-6-ascorbic acid / Compounds of trace elements (ferrous chelate, cupric chelate, manganese chelate, zinc chelate; calcium iodate anhydrous and hydroxy-analogue of selenomethionine) / Vitamins, pro-vitamins and chemically well-defined substances having similar effects (A, D3, E, C, K, B1, B2, B6, B12, Pantothenic acid, Niacin, Folic acid, Biotin, Choline chloride, Betaine anhydrous)

Analytical constituents

Moisture 7,0%, Crude protein 18,0%, Crude oils and fats 20,0%, Crude fibres 3,5%, Crude ash 5,9%

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