With more than 400 species to choose from, there’s a parrot to suit every lifestyle. From the smaller varieties such as Cockatiels and Lovebirds, to the impressive and colourful Macaws, parrots make engaging and intelligent companions that enliven any household. Regardless of the type of parrot you choose, they all have one thing in common; the right diet is essential to their health and wellbeing. A balanced diet, with a rich variety of ingredients, provides mental stimulation as well as the vital nutrients needed for good health. That’s why our parrot blends contain up to 27 separate ingredients, mixing colours, textures, smells and tastes to make feeding a satisfying experience for your parrot in more ways than one.
What do Parrots Eat? A Guide to Parrot Food and Nutrition
Parrots are smart, entertaining and affectionate, making them a wonderful addition to your home. Getting the right balance of nutrition isn’t always easy but our in-depth guide will help, whether you’re just starting out or an experienced parrot keeper.
About Our Parrot & Parakeet Blends and Who They’re Best For
A complete guide to all the blends we produce for parrots and parakeets. We breakdown the ingredients in detail and walk you through the nutritional benefits of each blend, as well as highlighting which species of parrot or parakeet the blend is suitable for.
Our Recent Posts Giving Advice and Guidance on Parrots & Parakeets
Reading Time: 7 minutes Why we have decided to remove Monkey Nuts from our parrot blends, and put the choice of whether or not to feed them to your birds entirely into your hands.
Reading Time: 7 minutes Covid-19 has put a huge amount of stress on all of us, whether we’ve suffered from the virus or not. It’s no wonder people have turned to pets for companionship, fun, stress relief and entertainment in large numbers. But, with lockdown restrictions now loosening, and homeworking being wound down, there are fresh challenges on the horizon for everyone, not least for the birds and animals in our lives.
Reading Time: 5 minutes Johnston & Jeff has conjured up a new blend for Conures to help owners keep their pets healthy. Conure Mix has been developed by the leading Yorkshire manufacturer in partnership with top breeder Cheryl Robinson of Riverside Aviaries, resulting in a blend specifically formulated for this type of parrot.
Claim Your Free Feeding Guides and Feeding Chart Posters
Our Johnston & Jeff guides to the current range of Parrot & Parakeet foods includes useful information on all of the blends and the ingredients used. Simply click through and fill out the form so we can post you a copy. We will also include a free copy of our large feeding chart poster.
Some of our Favourite Parrot and Parakeet-Based Websites
There is so much information about everything to do with parrots and parakeets on the internet and it can be a little overwhelming, especially if you are new to parrots. We thought it would be a great idea if we linked you to some of our favourite parrot and parakeet sites, forums, and societies.