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T.J. Lafeber D.V.M.
Care to Prevent Beak Problems
In the explanations of the normal beak, emphasis was placed on its structure and rate of growth. If these facts are understood, along with an appreciation for the importance of the beak, the following recommendations should be logical. Of course, for birds to have a healthy beak requires a healthy body and a completely balanced diet. These are basic to any other consideration.
In order to stimulate and encourage birds to use their beaks an owner may provide the following: