Harrison's® High Potency Coarse bird food is an organic certified complete daily diet for medium to large parrots that are breeding, weaning or have special needs including molting, recovering from illness, weight issues or under stress. If you are concerned about what's in your pretty baby's food, with Harrison's® Bird Foods® you can be assured your bird will get proper, complete daily nutrition required for long term health without insecticides, herbicides, fungicides, preservatives or double-dosed vitamins. Harrison's® uses premium ingredients, such as chunked whole grains and legumes, not cheap fine-milled bleached flours or cereal by-products and they do not use any wheat. Tests are performed on every batch to make sure it's meeting their strict nutritional requirements. They also take special care to screen foods for pathogenic bacteria, molds (mycotoxins) and various natural enzymes to ensure it is safe for bird consumption. Because it is everything your bird needs for good health, this formulated diet requires little or no supplementation. Harrison's® Bird Foods believes that the single most important thing you can do for your bird is feed it right as proper nutrition is the best preventative medicine you can give. Harrison's® High Potency Coarse is formulated for African Greys, Cockatoos, Large Conures, Eclectus, Macaws and Pionus. Made in USA.
Harrison's® Bird Foods do not contain artificial preservatives. Once opened, a bag of Harrison's® should be used up within four to six weeks. Keep food in original bag. Squeeze all air out of bag and zip it shut at the top. Do not repackage into plastic bags or containers. Refrigeration after opening may help maintain freshness.
Year-round formula for all medium to large parrots, especially African Greys, Cockatoos, Large Conures, Eclectus, Macaws and Pionus. Other species may be switched to Adult Lifetime Formula
after a six month conversion period.Conversion:
All birds should start out and remain on High Potency Formula for a period of at least 6 months.Special needs:
For birds that are molting, overweight, underweight, particularly active, housed in a cold climate, recovering from an illness or affected by liver or kidney disease.Weaning Birds:
Feed High Potency Formula for at least six to nine months.Breeding Birds:
Birds should be fed High Potency Formula one to two months prior to the breeding period and until chicks are weaned or for at least six months before resuming Adult Lifetime Formula. The amount of supplemental certified organic vegetables and fruits may be increased until the chicks are weaned. For each 2 Tbsp (20 g) formula, add ½ Tbsp (5 g) certified organic peanuts or almonds and 1 Tbsp (10 g) certified organic sunflower seeds.
Consult with an avian veterinarian before any diet change and annually thereafter.Directions for Use:
Feed fresh food daily. Do not "top-off"
. To help reduce waste, feed as distinct meals. Birds may eat all they want, but use the instructions below as a guideline.Pionus:
Feed 1 - 1½ Tbsp (10 - 15 g) of Harrison's High Potency Coarse. Supplemented items: Feed ½ - 1 tspAmazon/Eclectus:
Feed 1½ - 3 Tbsp (15 - 30 g) of Harrison's High Potency Coarse. Supplemented items: Feed 1 - 2 tspAfrican Grey:
Feed 1½ - 3 Tbsp (15 - 30 g) of Harrison's High Potency Coarse. Supplemented items: Feed 1½ - 2 tspCockatoo:
Feed 1½ - 5 Tbsp (15 - 50 g) of Harrison's High Potency Coarse. Supplemented items: Feed 2 - 3 tspMacaw:
Feed 2 - 6 Tbsp (20 - 60 g) of Harrison's High Potency Coarse. Supplemented items: Feed 2 - 4 tspToucan:
Feed 5 - 15 Tbsp (50 - 150 g) of Harrison's High Potency Coarse. Supplemented items: Feed 3 - 9 TbspHornbill:
Feed 10 - 30 Tbsp (100 - 300 g) of Harrison's High Potency Coarse. Supplemented items: Feed 2 - 4 tspSupplementation:
It is not recommended to supplement with vitamins or other bird or animal food products. Supplementation should be limited to no more than 10% of the overall diet. Offer certified organic vegetables and fruits in small quantities; select dark yellow meaty or dark green leafy items such as sweet potatoes, carrots, pumpkin, winter squash, broccoli, parsley, spinach, mango or papaya.Note: For birds with suspected iron-storage disease: avoid citrus fruits, tomatoes, kiwi, strawberries and other foods containing vitamin C. Avoid grapes, currants, raisins, liver, red meat, egg yolk or dark green vegetables such as spinach, which may contain high levels of iron.
Harrison's High Potency Coarse is a year-round food for: African Greys, Cockatoos, Large Conures, Eclectus, Macaws and Pionus.
Other species may be switched to Adult Lifetime Formula after a 6 month conversion period.
Ingredients: *Ground Shelled Sunflower Seeds, *Ground Hull-less Barley, *Ground Soybeans, *Ground Shelled Peanuts, *Ground Green Peas, *Ground Lentils, *Ground Yellow Corn, *Ground Rice, *Ground Toasted Oat Groats, *Psyllium, *Ground Alfalfa, Calcium Carbonate, Montmorillonite Clay, Ground Dried Sea Kelp, Vitamin E Supplement, Sea Salt, *Sunflower Oil, Natural Mixed Tocopherols, Lecithin, Rosemary Extract, *Algae Meal, Vitamin A Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Dl-Alpha Tocopheryl Acetate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, D-Calcium Pantothenate, Niacin Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, D-Biotin, Thiamine Mononitrate, Folic Acid, Zinc Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Sodium Selenite, Calcium Carbonate, *Vegetable Oil
*Certified Organic Ingredient
Crude Protein (min) 18%
Crude Fat (min) 15%
Crude Fiber (max) 6.5%
Moisture (max) 10%