Zeigler Parrot Starter/Breeder is scientifically formulated for breeding and young, growing juvenile hookbill species. It is also the preferred diet during periods of stress, molt, and for improving the conditioning of unthrifty birds.

Zeigler Parrot Starter/Breeder is supplemented with additional vitamins and minerals to support egg production and growth of young birds. No dietary supplements are necessary. Several pellet sizes are available to accommodate birds of all sizes, and the fruity flavor will attract even the most finicky of eaters.

Particle Sizes

4.0 mm (5/32") pellet



  • Contact a Zeigler representative for specific packaging information.

Feeding Instructions

  • Zeigler Parrot Starter/Breeder should be fed 60-90 days prior to the onset of breeding to assure birds are receiving the necessary nutrients required for reproduction and egg development. Pellets softened with water and placed in a clean dish will aid in the adults feeding very young birds. Babies can also be hand-fed using Zeigler┬« Handfeeding Formula. When birds reach maturity, gradually switch to Zeigler Parrot Maintenance.


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