Duck Food and Swan Food from Ark Wildlife
Feeding the swans and ducks food greatly enhances any visit to the park but opinions vary as to the benefit for the birds themselves. By feeding carefully prepared nutritionally balanced duck food in small amounts between meal times you are helping the birds well being, especially during times of natural shortage such as winter, early spring and during the breeding season.
Feeding large quantities of bread, or mouldy bread on inland waterways is harmful to ducks and swans, along with all waterfowl and harmful to the water itself, uneaten bread adds to the nutrient load of a park lake and the increases risk of botulism and blooms of blue-green algae which may result from this.
All our Swan and duck food has been developed to complement all waterfowls dietary needs and is made from carefully selected 100% natural ingredients. It’s completely free from artificial colours and preservatives and is fortified with vitamins and minerals to help boost birds immunity and general health. The balanced protein level promotes strong growth, successful breeding and feather condition throughout the moult. High oil content provides energy when it’s needed most, through natural food shortages, winter, cold and wet spells. The careful formulation of the duck feed also makes it ideal in the springtime for feeding ducklings along with the parent ducks. Floating Swan and duck food holds its shape and continues to allow feeding over a longer period. Less mess, waste and water contamination. They are also harmless to fish. Developed to encourage natural feeding patterns and complement water birds natural varied diets.