Category Archives for "DIY Recipes"

Leah’s Egg Mixture

Submitted by: Leah What You’ll Need: Mixing bowl Knife for chopping Cheese grater Ingredients: 4 chopped hard boiled eggs 4 slices crumbled multi-grain/wheat or oatmeal bread 1/2 cup finely shredded soy cheese 2 tbs of honey Spirulina Steps: Step 1: Mix together the chopped hard boiled eggs, crumbled bread, and soy cheese. Step 2: Dribble […]

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Bell Pepper Bowl

Submitted by: Tara What You’ll Need: Cutting board Knife for chopping fruits/veggies Ingredients: Your budgie’s favorite seed 2 bell peppers Lettuce and/or cabbage (NO iceberg lettuce!!) Carrots (lightly steamed for best nutritional value) Apple Potato (must be cooked to ensure safety) Honeydew Steps: Step 1: Wash all of the fruits and veggies. Step 2: Cut […]

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The Orange Bowl

Submitted by: Jared Author’s Note: This recipe I like to call the “Orange Bowl.” My budgies love this and it is a pretty interesting thing! What You’ll Need: A bowl and knife An empty budgie dish Ingredients: Half an orange A quater of a banana Your budgie(s)’s favourite veggie (carrot, broccoli, lettuce, etc.) A half […]

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Maria’s Breeding Mix

Submitted by: Maria Author’s Note: This recipe is very useful especially during breeding season for budgies with eggs/chicks. It offers a great taste and fun for your budgie. It can also be used when your budgie is molting its feathers or if you want your budgie to gain weight. Also, this recipe can be used […]

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Alli’s Birdie Bread

Submitted by: Alli Author’s Note: My budgies absolutely love their “birdie bread.” Its extremely simple to make, and very healthy for them, too, and can be given to them daily. Just one batch of the bread lasts for about a month, depending on how many budgies you have. I find the bread very helpful for […]

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Giselle’s Crunchy Salad

Submitted by: Giselle Most budgies love crunchy treats, so you should give your budgie this a crunchy kind of salad! What You’ll Need: Cutting utensil Cutting board Treat bowl Ingredients: Lettuce Apple Carrot Seeds Steps: Step 1: Chop your apple, lettuce, and carrot in little pieces. Step 2: Sprinkle a little water on the lettuce, […]

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Maulin’s Tropical Fruit Salad

Submitted by: Maulin This tropical fruit salad is the best tasting treat your bird will have ever eaten. What You’ll Need: Cutting utensil cutting board Ingredients: 1 Kiwi 2 Tbsp coconut shavings or shredded coconut 4 Slices banana 2-4 Pieces pineapple Steps: Step 1: Peel the kiwi and cut 2 round slices, take the seeds […]

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Rowan’s Budgie Bread

Submitted by: Rowan McAuliffe This is one of Rowan’s budgie’s favorite treats What You’ll Need: Bowl and mixing spoon Baking dish Ingredients: 1 cup cornmeal 1 tsp. finely ground cuttlebone 1 cup hulled millet 2 tbsp. liquid honey 1/4 cup whole wheat flour 2 eggs 2 tbsp. raw wheat germ 4 egg yolks Steps: Step […]

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Handy Conditioning Salad

Submitted by: Harry Author’s Note: Here’s a recipe for baby and adult birds to help with conditioning. What You’ll Need: Cutting utensil Cutting board Glass cup Spoon Ingredients: Egg food (your favorite choice) Celery (full stalk) Shredded Carrots (pre-packaged) Orange Steps: Step 1: Slice Celery into 1 inch cuts (tops or leaves can stay on). […]

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