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Dog and Cat Food Nutrition / Pet Food News / Pet Food Extrusion / Research Notes
on November 14, 2018

Extruded, processed diet for pet parrots helps fight obesity

Pet parrots suffer from high rates of obesity and metabolic disorders.

Pet parrots tend to lead sedentary lifestyles, compared to their kin soaring through the Amazon rainforest canopy. At the same time, captive birds often eat a diet higher in fat that their wild relatives. As a result, pet parrots suffer from high rates of obesity and metabolic disorders, wrote a…

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