|Message:||thats really interesting, because teko my nanday will not eat the peanuts. he just destroys the shells. i take it he sences that the peanuts are not good for him.. Also will not eat anything with salt.. I have had him since he was 3 1/2 he is now 17.
> Petie, welcome to the Nanday forum.
> The only thing I know about peanuts is the nut itself is "Fatty,"
> too rich therefore maybe not the best thing for your bird. but not
> Bill, one of our experts on this forum maintains a website, a free
> site devoted to the knowledge, care and keeping of our feathered
> please visit his site: it's www.birdscomefirst.org
> You should find info on foods, cage size & spacing and more.
> Anna & Boo, Bill, Bruce, Sam, Margaret, Lynda, and Sandra J. are the
> current experts who may have some very solid answers for you about
> the peanuts, and other questions.
> Good luck.
> May birds always fill our skies.
> > Hi,
> > I am new to this forum, but I am glad that it exists because I
> > some information about a food I have been feeding our parrot,
> > I live in Germany, and a friend of mine said she saw a program on
> > here, which mentioned that it is dangerous to feed avocado as well
> > peanuts in a shell to a parrot. I knew about the avocado, but what
> > makes the peanuts so dangerous? Is it the shell? She could not
> > explain it to me. Maybe someone else on this forum can give me
> > info.
> > Thanks in advance,
> > Concerned.