What Do Baby Robins Eat Besides Worms?

Answer The phrase, "The early bird gets the worm" may have resulted in the misconception that a mother or father robin only feeds their young worms. In reality, a baby robin's diet is balanced with a vari... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What Do Baby Robins Eat Besides Worms

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 »

How many worms does a baby bird eat?

While not all types of birds eat worms, babies who do will eat 3-4 worms every hour throughout most of the day. The mother bird predigests one worm at a time and then feeds the softened protein to ... Read More »

Can baby ducks eat meal worms?

Snails and bugs are natural foods for both adult and babies ducks. Mealworms can be feed to baby ducks as a treat. Duck expert Kimberly Link says in “The Ultimate Pet Duck Guidebook” to feed pe... Read More »

Do baby finch birds have parasites or worms?

Baby finches can have a variety of parasites, including giardia, roundworms, feather lice and mites. Giardia is known to be very serious and even fatal, specifically in finches. An avian vet can tr... Read More »