Harrison's Bird Bread Mix - Millet & Flax
"Bake at Home" Bird Bread Mix
Can be used as a treat or as an aid in converting seed-eating birds to Harrison's pelleted diet.
Provides a healthy alternative for bird owners who choose to prepare their own bird food or those who give regular treats to their birds
🦜Can be served warm.
🦜Can be offered instead of table food to birds that like to eat at family mealtimes
✔️ Can be used to assist in converting birds to a formulated diet
✔️Can be hidden as a foraging reward
✔️Can be used as a vehicle for administering liquid medications
✔️Provides an easy-to-use transition for hospitalized or boarding birds until acceptance of the appropriate formulated diet
✔️Can be moistened and offered to birds that are feeding chicks as a soft food
✔️Can be used as a weaning food to transition to a formulated diet
- Preheat oven to 177°C.
- Combine entire bag of mix with 2 whole eggs - no shell (remove yolk for less fat), 1 table spoon vegetable oil, and 1 cup (235 ml) water.
- Fill greased bread pan or muffin tins and bake for 25-35 minutes.
- Some flavorings (vanilla, maple) or herbs can be added as long as they do not change the nutritional content.
🦜Do not bake in nonstick (PTFE-coated) cookware, as the fumes are toxic to birds.
🦜If prepared with the addition of fruits, vegetables or nuts, Bird Bread should be considered a "treat" and fed only in limited quantities (no more than 10% of the daily food allotment when combined with all other treats).
👆 Bird Bread can be stored for 1 week in the refrigerator and up to 6 weeks in the freezer after baking.
👆 Baked Bird Bread can be divided into portions, wrapped in plastic wrap and placed back in the original Harrison's Bird Foods bag for storage in the freezer.
👆 Bird Bread should not be reheated in a plastic container.
Hulled Gray Millet, Flax, Corn, Hull-less Barley, Toasted Soybeans, Lentils, Peas, Peanut Kernel, Sunflower Kernel, Toasted Oat Groats, Calcium Carbonate, Brown Rice, Baking Powder, Alfalfa, Psyllium, Bentonite, Mixed Tocopherols (Source of Vitamin E), Sea Kelp, Salt, Algae Meal, Vitamin/Mineral Supplement (Vitamin A Palmitate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Del-Alpha Tocopheryl Acetate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, D-Calcium Pantothenate, Niacin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Biotin, Thiamine Mononitrate, Folic Acid, Zinc Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Sodium Selenite, Calcium Carbonate, and Sunflower Oil)
Crude protein (min.) 174%, crude fat (min.) 14%, crude fiber (max.) 5%, moisture (max.) 10%