Aristopet Stop Pick for Ornamental Birds which is an extremely bitter tasting spray to aid in the prevention of undesirable feather picking habits in ornamental birds. Active constituent: 100mg/L Denatonium benzoate
Aristopet Animal Health Stop Pick contains Denatonium Benzoate an intensely bitter tasting substance to aid in the treatment of feather picking in parrots and other ornamental birds. Feather picking is characterised by the loss or damage of feathers on the body and neck with normal feathers on the head. Feather picking can be the result of many underlying causes including nutritional deficiencies, parasites (mites and lice), bacterial, fungal, or viral infections, psychogenic problems such as boredom, stress or sexual frustration etc. The underlying causes must be addressed to eliminate the problem. If problem persists consult an avian veterinarian.
Directions for use: Not to be used on food producing birds. Remove or cover feed and water before use.
Hold spray 15 to 20cm away from the area to be treated and spray lightly, avoid spraying in birds eyes and face. Keep birds warm and out of draughts until feathers are dry. Repeat daily as required.