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Birds are amazing friends and when properly taken care of can live long healthy lives. Whether you're feeding parakeets and budgies or wild birds outside, we here at Bark Ave have the understanding and experience to guide you to the perfect food. All bird's dietary needs are different, and what works best for some will not give sufficient nutrition for others. Therefore, we happily offer the PA area to make sure the best food for your feathered pals, boosting their health and wellness and extending their lives.
Wild bird vs pet bird food- Wild bird food, depending upon where you live, is usually a mixture of different types of seeds, including thistle, sunflower, safflower, millet, and sorghum. Furthermore, numerous wild bird feeds include peanuts and corn, which are preferred by certain species like cardinals and blue jays. Wild bird food varies in order to attract as several species as possible, so while it meets their calorie needs, it's not dialed-in nutritionally like domestic bird food. Finally, millet - which is an usual ingredient in both wild and domestic bird seed blends.
Domestic bird food is generally a mix of similar seeds, with extra nutritionally thick pellets included. Conures, doves, and pigeons enjoy millet, as do budgies and parakeets. They also enjoy safflower and sunflower seeds when they're hulled, though parrots and hookbills will choose larger seed types.
Food for pets will have prebiotic fiber and probiotic ingredients consisted of, as well as a variety of other all-natural seeds and fruits. These reinforce the immune and digestive function of your birds, and more very closely imitate their all-natural diet regimen, which would not generally consist of a few types of seeds.
Making sure adequate nutrition- Birds need prebiotics and probiotics to keep their digestive functions functioning efficiently. Omega-3 fatty acids from nuts and seeds offer fat for their brains and nerves, and improve the luster and shine of their plumes, while the numerous vitamins and micronutrients keep them healthy overall.
Furthermore, as your bird ages, you will wish to speak with a specialist on what type of food you need to be feeding them. Chicks and younger birds have different dietary needs than older birds, and changing their food requires care and requires to be done progressively, as birds can have finicky digestive systems. Gradually incorporate the new food into your bird's meal, replacing more of the old seed with the new food every day to make certain appropriate adherence to the new diet plan.
Obtain the facts and the feed-in one place- At Bark Ave, we focus on seeing to it your bird is provided with the very best nutrition for their specific needs. Whether you're feeding wild birds in your backyard or a parakeet in your shop, our pleasant, professional team has your back. If you're in the PA area, give us a call at (215) 513-7387 and let us know what you're feeding and we can assist optimize your bird's feed for a long, healthy life.
Bark Avenue Pet Supplies helped me out during a rough spot. There was a tick issue while visiting family. Being from out of the area, I searched for a shop that was not a big chain. They groomed my dog and checked her for ticks. Thankfully, none were found.
I greatly appreciate them making time for me and my dog on short notice. I will definitely visit this store when I am in town in the future.
Very helpful and courteous staff and great variety of holistic food for our new pup.
Great folks. Dogs love it there!!!
This is a small, local business which provides options for quality items and healthy food. We adopted a puppy over a year ago - and we are new to the dog-owning world. Bark Avenue staff and the owner has been of great assistance to us in everything from selecting the right harness to the best food for our price range. Our pup LOVES the elk antlers and they last for months. If you want to support small businesses in the community, we have found this to be a great place to shop.
Small, local shop that is super cozy and very helpful staff!!