adult lifetime fine

Maintenance formula for small to medium birds

Uses

This year-round maintenance formula meets the nutritional requirements for healthy, non-breeding, non-molting birds including lories, cockatiels, lovebirds, quakers, doves, pigeons and other small to medium birds .

An Adult Lifetime formula may be offered after a bird has completed a dietary program of a High Potency formula for a period of 6 months.

Also for birds with certain dietary sensitivities.

Storage: Harrison's Bird Foods do not contain artificial preservatives. Once opened, a bag of Harrison's should be used up within 8 weeks. Storing food in fridge or freezer helps maintain freshness.

Feeding directions

  • 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 list below as a guideline.

Approximate feeding amounts of Adult Lifetime Fine (ALF) and additional foods:

  • Budgie:
    • 11/2 - 3g (1 - 2 tsp) of ALF
    • ½ - 1 tsp additional foods
  • Cockatiel / Lovebird:
    • 2 - 5g (11/2 - 3 tsp) of ALF
    • ½ - 1 tsp additional foods 
  • Quaker:
    • 3 - 7g (2 - 4 tsp) of ALF
    • 1 - 11/2 tsp additional foods 
  • Lory* / Conure:
    • 5 - 9g (3 - 5 tsp) of ALF
    • 1 - 2 tsp additional foods 
  • Dove / Pigeon:
    • 5 - 15g ( ½ - 11/2 tbs) of ALF
    • 1 - 2 tsp additional foods 
  • Mynah:
    • 20 - 100g (2 - 10 tbs) of ALF
    • 1 - 6 tsp additional foods

*for lories, soak the formula in 2 tbs of water and ½ tsp of corn syrup

Feeding of Additional Items

It is not recommended to supplement with vitamins or other bird or animal supplementary food products. Additional foods should be limited to no more than 10% of the overall diet. Offer good quality vegetables and fruits in small quantities; dark yellow meaty or dark green leafy items such as sweet potatoes, carrots, pumpkin, winter squash, broccoli, parsley, spinach, mango or papaya are the most beneficial.

[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.]

Composition

*Corn, *Hull-less Barley, *Hulled Grey Millet, *Toasted Soybeans, *Peas, *Lentils, *Peanut Kernels, *Sunflower Kernels, *Toasted Oat Groats, *Alfalfa, *Brown Rice, *Chia, Calcium Carbonate, Bentonite, Sea Kelp, Salt *Algae Meal, *Sunflower Oil.

* = CERTIFIED ORGANIC INGREDIENT

Nutritional additives per Kg: Vitamins: Vit A 1940 IU, Vit B1 1070 IU, Vit B2 1044 IU, Vit D3 121 IU, Vit E 44 IU, Vit B12 17mcg. Trace elements: Zinc Sulphate 5.8mg, Manganese Sulphate 1.9mg, Copper Sulphate 1.2mg.

Analytical constituents: Crude Protein (min.) 14%, Crude Fat (min.) 6%, Crude Fibre (max.) 4.5%, Moisture (max.) 10%.