Similarly one may ask, what do you feed a sick parrot?
In general you need to provide a large variety offreshfood for your bird. Typically I recommend a coredietof an organic and color free parrot pellet. Alarge varietyof fresh vegetables should be provided for bothnutrition andmental stimulation. A small amount of seeds can beprovided as atreat.
Simply so, how do you force feed a bird?
You need to encourage the bird to eatbyforce-feeding. Grip the edges of the beak withyourindex finger and thumb and squeeze gently to stimulatethebird to open its mouth. Then tuck the food to the backofthe throat.
Treatment of Stress in Birds
- Don't yell at your bird. Whatever you do, don't yell atastressed or frightened bird.
- Move slowly. If your bird attacks you because it's afraidornervous, moving away quickly may agitate the animal further.
- Stick train your bird.
- Provide Stimulation.
- Out of Cage Time.