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Topic: Non sugary bird reward?
Message: Posted by: Cyberqat (Jul 11, 2010 03:41PM)
Here's a stumper for you bird husbandry experts.

I want to reward our cockatiel for being a good sport about the dove pan.

The problem is that hes a diabetic whose symptoms are controlled by diet. He only normally gets Harrison's.

What vegetables might I try or what other treats might three be that won't spike his blood sugar?
Message: Posted by: bwarren3 (Jul 11, 2010 10:56PM)
Have you tried carrots or a small piece of bananna?
Message: Posted by: Cyberqat (Jul 12, 2010 01:09PM)
The bananna I think is off limits, most fruit is. But I'll try the carrot!