Scarlet macaws are the largest parrots in the world. They mostly eat nuts, leaves, berries, and seeds, but have been observed eating fruits poisonous enough to kill other animals. Scientists think they also eat clay to neutralize the plant toxins.
Bird rope toy
For the birds
Parrot foraging play stand made from an Ikea plant stand with pots, each filled with foraging things
Foraging toy for parrots made with the scraps of the Christmas wrapping paper and filled with treats!
Pampered Parrot DIY Foraging Box: Take a shallow cardboard box & poke evenly spaced holes on all 4 sides near the top edge. Use the same number of holes on sides opposite one another. Weave newspaper strips through, over and under style, to make a lattice 'cover'. Make the foraging easier or more difficult simply by decreasing or increasing the number of strips woven across the top. Put bird food or treats and toys inside and watch your feathered friend enjoy foraging and chewing on the box!
Hang a bottle upside down with treats in the top and fill with newspaper and shredded paper
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