Can parrots eat meal worms or wax worms?

Answer Parrots are picky eaters and may consider mealworms and wax worms as appetizing as you do. Parrots are mostly vegetarian and the optimum diet is 10 percent beans and nuts, 20 percent fresh fruit, 2... Read More »

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Where do meal worms come from?

Mealworms come from eggs laid by the darkling beetle. From within the beetle's small, white egg, a pupa emerges that is about a 1/2-inch long. The pupae -- commonly referred to as mealworms -- are ... Read More »

Do robins eat meal worms?

Mealworms (a type of beetle larvae) are a part of the robin's diet. Not only do robins eat mealworms themselves, but also feed them to their babies. Robins also enjoy various fruit and seeds, depen... Read More »

Do meal worms have ears?

No. Mealworms do not have ears, but they may be able to sense sound and vibration with their antenna and through their bodies. Mealworms are not actually worms but are the larva of meal beetles.Ref... Read More »

How many meal worms can a nuthatch eat?

Licensed wildlife rehabilitation professionals feed rescued nuthatches a variety of foods, including gut-loaded mealworms. The number of mealworms a nuthatch eats depends on the age and what other ... Read More »