What do I feed my budgies besides seeds?

Posted anonymously, 3rd July 2014

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  • Apart from seeds, my budgies loved apple pieces.

  • Cuttlefish and lettuce my budgie loved and the occasional strawberry!

  • Cuttle fish is important to help keep their beak short

  • budgies love apple and grass seed that you find in the garden I have 2 budgies VB and FOSTERS I love them they are so entertaining to watch and they live for around 15 years also

  • I tryed feeding my budgys apple they where not interested.

  • Seed and cuttle fish

  • don’t give them avocado it is likely to harm them. apple is good … not sure what others

  • Here’s a list for you as not all fruit and vege are safe for your budgie. Check this link out: http://budgie-love0.tripod.com/id14.html

  • Have you tried some fruit and vegetables? Or cuttle fish to help it’s beak

  • I agree budgies love cuttlefish. Some of the ones I’ve owned liked to have their cage laid on its side on grass so they could have a pick

  • Our budgies always loved seeds, dried cuttlefish and bits of apple. We also had a “seed bell” hanging in their cage, which they enjoyed. For information about all sorts of things that budgies can eat, go to


  • Apple ,Pear,Sweet Corn,Carrot, but dont let them have anything that is citrus and also no lettuce as that can give them diarrhoea

  • Go to the beach and get a dried up cuttlefish for budgie to peck!

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