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#1 OFFLINE   Jbab

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Posted 05 March 2013 - 10:27 AM

What type of yoghurt is best as a treat? Thanks

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Posted 05 March 2013 - 10:32 AM

I think any low sugar low fat ones?



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Posted 05 March 2013 - 10:42 AM

I go for low fat low sugar natural organic yoghurt but give it very rare x



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Posted 05 March 2013 - 11:45 AM

Natural greek yoghurt or natural live yoghurt is best.

 

They have no sugar or flavourings and the probiotics in the live yoghurt can be good for them.

 

I avoid anything that says low fat or low sugar as sometimes they have other hidden nasties in them.

Mine love some organic muesli mixed with a spoonful of natural yoghurt - they get it at the weekend as a treat :-)



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Posted 05 March 2013 - 12:42 PM

Sorry, I was wrong about the low sugar thing then. Good point there!



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Posted 05 March 2013 - 01:25 PM

Like Lesley said the organic ones are best, the low fat/sugar ones do have other things in that are not that good for our birdies so are best avoided :)

 

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Posted 05 March 2013 - 06:28 PM

Tried mine with it with no success, they only seem to like things they can pick up  :dntknw:



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Posted 05 March 2013 - 07:36 PM

I've not ever thought about giving yoghurt, I just assumed as they can not tolerate lactose / milk / dairy that yoghurt was a no no?



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Posted 05 March 2013 - 07:57 PM

There's lots of lactose free products about that they can have. Mine have cheese, porridge and yogurt all lactose free.

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Posted 05 March 2013 - 10:01 PM

I think it`s just harder for them to digest lactose, though okay in smaller amounts?

 

Ours like strawberry mousse just a few times a year



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Posted 05 March 2013 - 11:19 PM

I will have to try some yoghurt next time i'm in Tesco. Problem is I do have reading glasses and 9 times out of 10 I forget them when I go out. Then the ingredient labels on various foods is so small its impossible to read. Does anyone have a brand that I can look for?



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Posted 06 March 2013 - 12:08 AM

well done Lesly low suger dose not mean no suger and additives can be bad.  Keep as natrual as possible is the best way






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