The chart below should help you find the right diet for your bird.
* These are not necessarily the recommended diets in captivity.
You can give your bird the diet he needs by many means. Drs. Foster & Smith Premium Blends are species specific, or you can mix your own from our Basic Seeds. Formulated diets, whether pellets, nuggets, egg food, or crumbles, are also a convenient option for you and proper nutrition for your bird.
An unbalanced diet of only fatty seed is the main cause of disease and early death in pet birds. That's why it's so important to not only make sure he has plenty of fruits and vegetables, but that his main diet, whether it be pellets, nuggets, or other food, is right for his species.