Psittacus Hand Feeding Mini

Psittacus Hand Feeding Mini
Our Price:  £8.99
  (1 Review)

Ref:  AA3067
Brand:  Psittacus


Psittacus Mini Hand Rearing Formula - for Conures, Galahs, Rosellas, Cockatiels, Ring-necked Parakeets and Alexandrine Parakeets. 


This product is intended for hand-rearing psittacine chicks from the moment that the feathers begin to emerge. It is particularly suitable for small-sized seed-eating species such as Cockatiels, Galahs, Sun Conures, Rosellas, Ring-necked parakeets and Alexandrines (Nymphicus, Eolophus, Aratinga, Platycercus, etc.). 

Directions for use

It is a continuation hand feeding formula. For example, in Cockatiels it is used from 2nd week of life when the feathers begin to emerge. It is advisable to use a first-age formula for younger birds. It is designed to constitute 100% of the parrot's diet. During weaning stage, it should be gradually replaced by solid food. Mix with lukewarm water to a concentration of 20-25% (similar texture of a shaken yogurt). Store in a cool dry place after opening (while refrigeration is not advised, freezing is possible if it is hermetically sealed).

Daily intake

Average consumption of formula per serving is around 7-10 ml per 100 g of body weight. It is advisable to provide each individual chick the adequate amount and number of feeds according to their stage of development. Must take into account that parrots crop should be empty before each feeding.


Cereal grains, products and by-products of oil seeds and fruits, vegetable oils, legume seeds, products and by-products of cereal grains, minerals, dried whole egg, fructose, dried brewer's yeast, inulin (0.05%)


Mixture of flavouring compounds, rosemary extract, African marigold extract (contains yucca extract 0.015%) / Sepiolite / Tocopherol-rich extracts of natural origin, palmitoyl-6-ascorbic acid / Compounds of trace elements (ferrous chelate, cupric chelate, manganese chelate, zinc chelate; calcium iodate anhydrous and hydroxy-analogue of selenomethionine) / Vitamins, pro-vitamins and chemically well-defined substances having similar effects (A, D3, E, C, K, B1, B2, B6, B12, Pantothenic acid, Niacin, Folic acid, Biotin, Choline chloride, B-carotene, Betaine anhydrous)

Analytical constituents

Moisture 7.0 %, Crude protein 21.4 %, Crude oils and fats 10.0 %, Crude fibres 4.2 %, Crude ash 5.3 %

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20 July 2021  | 

First time using this and will be ordering a larger bag next time,so much easier to use than my normal brand,mixes quickly and easily,priced well and very good value. Hand rearing an abandoned cockatiel and he/she is growing very well,good weight feathers looking good,lovely ,healthy,lively little bird. First parakeet I've handreared as I usually rear wildlife not domestic so this has made the experience a very pleasant one