All of my lovebirds And African Grey Chicks require four to five feedings a day at first. I use Exact Hand-Rearing Formula, which is time-tested by many breeders.
4 days ago - How to Feed Lovebirds
If you own lovebirds then you should take full responsibility for their well balanced diet. A balanced diet constitutes a variety of seeds, nuts, fresh fruits and vegetables and a lot of other things. Often bird keepers assume that they are feeding their bird with proper diet but in fact they are not. A proper diet is when your bird thrives not just survives.
What to Feed Lovebirds - Pet Care Tips
Lovebirds eat a variety of seeds, fruits, berries and vegetation such as leaf buds in the wild. Some people feed them with only seed mix which is insufficient for their health and well being. Feeding your lovebirds with only one type of diet can lead to vitamins deficiency and potential health problems. Lovebirds need a proper balance of carbohydrates, proteins, fat, vitamins, minerals and water.
Feeding My African Lovebirds - YouTube
The most important thing to consider when feeding a baby this young is timing. Parent Lovebirds feed their young around the clock for the first 7-10 days, and the hand feeder must also do this. Hatchlings are fed every 2 hours round the clock for the first 5 days. The schedule changes after day 5 and I will discuss this later.Often after a long separation or stressful period of time, breeding pairs of lovebirds feed each other to re-establish their bond. One bird transfers food to the mouth of its mate, a feeding technique reminiscent of affection in humans—hence the inspiration for the parrots' name.