Bowmanville Veterinary Clinic

2826 HWY 2
Bowmanville, ON L1C 3K5

(905)623-4431

www.bowmanvilleveterinaryclinic.com

HEALTHY SHOPPING SUGGESTIONS FOR BIRDS THAT EAT VEGETABLES

Listed below are some nutritious foods for you to incorporate into your pet’s diet.  Nutrition plays a major role in the health and longevity of any animal.  Keep in mind that moderation and variety are the keys to offering a complete, well-balanced diet.

 

Vegetable/Fruit

Calcium

Vitamin A

Broccoli Leaves

Excellent

Excellent

Mustard Greens

Excellent

Excellent

Turnip Greens

Excellent

Excellent

Collard Greens

Excellent

Excellent

Kale

Excellent

Excellent

Swiss Chard

Excellent

Excellent

Endive

Good

Good

Escarole

Good

Good

Dandelion Greens

Good

Excellent

Beet Greens

Good

Excellent

Cilantro

Poor

Good

Parsley

Poor

Good

Mache

Poor

Good

Cress

Poor

Good

Romaine

Poor

Fair

Boston

Poor

Fair

Carrot

Poor

Good

Yam

Poor

Good

Pumpkin

Poor

Good

Papaya

Poor

Good

Mango

Poor

Good

Apricot

Poor

Good

Red Pepper

Poor

Good