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Loki pooped on the chair and she start eating it is that normal? Rocko dosent do that.
 

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It's not normal, but it's not uncommon either. Most of the time, eating poop is because of nutritional deficiencies or they could be bored and picked up a new habit
 

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It's not normal, but it's not uncommon either. Most of the time, eating poop is because of nutritional deficiencies or they could be bored and picked up a new habit
Loki is never bored shes too playful.What do u mean by nutritional deficiencies?
 

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I mean like she is possibly lacking in a certain vitamin or mineral. Just to rule this out, does she have access to a cuttlebone or mineral block?
 

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I mean like she is possibly lacking in a certain vitamin or mineral. Just to rule this out, does she have access to a cuttlebone or mineral block?
They have both in their cage they havent touched the cuttle bone and Loki is always eating the Mineral block.
 

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This can happen when a bird is on a seed diet and doesn't have variety and/or doesn't eat pellets. It can also just be pure curiosity. If it starts happening often, I would consider feeding pellets to your 'tiels again.
 

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This can happen when a bird is on a seed diet and doesn't have variety and/or doesn't eat pellets. It can also just be pure curiosity. If it starts happening often, I would consider feeding pellets to your 'tiels again.
Loki never was on pellets only Rocko was and the pet store dosent sell them anymore and I wouldnt want to have to order them all the time id rather just feed vegetables and grains.
 

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The article I posted explains it better than I can but it can be a sign of a vitamin B deficiency and sprinkling brewers yeast on her food- I think the article suggests for a week, can help provide the missing vitamins.
 

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The article I posted explains it better than I can but it can be a sign of a vitamin B deficiency and sprinkling brewers yeast on her food- I think the article suggests for a week, can help provide the missing vitamins.
Since Loki and Rocko share the same food dish is it ok for him to eat some too.
 

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Ill get brewers yeast tommorow I read the article I think ill buy this often and give it to them a few times a month.Thanks for your help.
 
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