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PostSubject: what vitamin supplements   Tue Nov 15, 2011 1:33 pm

hi what vitamins should i be giving two young birds about 8 weeks old.and how to administer them,cheers.
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PostSubject: Re: what vitamin supplements   Tue Nov 15, 2011 1:39 pm

hi frankie, i just give multi vitamins to my ybs, during racing 3 times a week as it also has electrolytes and minerals etc in it...................during winter i would say once a week is ok and is disolved in the drinking water.............

also i give matrix all year round with added pink minerals during racing...
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PostSubject: Re: what vitamin supplements   Tue Nov 15, 2011 1:47 pm

cheers dave,all help appreciated.
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PostSubject: Re: what vitamin supplements   Tue Nov 15, 2011 1:50 pm

happy to help frankie, im sure others will give their views too...........
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PostSubject: O K   Tue Nov 15, 2011 3:25 pm

Here in the USA lots of us flyers use "Red Cell"--Its for Horses.
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PostSubject: Re: what vitamin supplements   Tue Nov 15, 2011 4:19 pm

hi don, yes ive heard of this, they sell it on ebay......
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PostSubject: Re: what vitamin supplements   Tue Nov 15, 2011 4:43 pm

manuka honey gold is good stuff but quite exspensive
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PostSubject: Re: what vitamin supplements   Tue Nov 15, 2011 4:44 pm

also marmite have a look at the ingredients
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PostSubject: Re: what vitamin supplements   Tue Nov 15, 2011 8:13 pm

frankie wrote:
hi what vitamins should i be giving two young birds about 8 weeks old.and how to administer them,cheers.

To be honest frankie,i do not really know if you should be giving them extra vitimins mate, seems strange propping birds up who should not need it,unless of course you can see problems?
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PostSubject: Re: what vitamin supplements   Tue Nov 15, 2011 8:15 pm

ive heard it said vitamins do pigeons absolutely no good at all, they dont make the slightest bit of difference..........unless they are lacking in something.


just what ive heard, i dont know. scratch study
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PostSubject: Re: what vitamin supplements   Thu May 19, 2016 11:29 am

David wrote:
ive heard it said vitamins do pigeons absolutely no good at all, they dont make the slightest bit of difference..........unless they are lacking in something.


just what ive heard, i dont know. scratch  study

Just surfing here Smile Smile lol! lol! lol!. Watched a show the other night on TV etc to do with this subject for humans from the grand old US of A Rolling Eyes Rolling Eyes where it is a billion dollar business type of thing Crying or Very sad Crying or Very sad Crying or Very sad. Full of snake oil merchants was the final conclusion & most goodies on offer when tested didn't even have in them what was surposed to be there for the most part & were just made up with fillers, sadly. It also reminded me of the trouble Mclaughlin got into over there when he advised the use of Virkon S for the birds/pigeons by some do gooder  Wink  Wink  as it appears the vitamin area there is totally un regulated apparently & the goverenment doesn't become involved till some start falling of their perch Rolling Eyes Rolling Eyes  because of the money that comes back to them in the end. cheers
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