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Seed Board


Food-Based Enrichment


Great for any animal that eats seeds and grains

Food Extraction



Object Manipulation

Why We Like It

This is an easy and creative way to present food and can be used with lots of different species of animals. You can cut the cardboard pieces into any shape, making this enrichment great for on-exhibit birthday parties and holiday celebrations. 

  • Cardboard

  • Scissors

  • Honey, molasses, or other sticky food

  • Nuts, raisins, insects, and other foods to stick to cardboard

How to Make It
  1. Make sure the cardboard is clean and free of tape, staples, and other potentially hazardous materials

  2. Cut the cardboard into your desired shape

  3. Spread honey, jelly, molasses, or other sticky substance onto the board in the spots where you want to place the food

  4. Stick nuts, cereal, chow, raisins, insects, popcorn or other food onto the sticky spots on the board.

  5. Optional step; freeze the enrichment to help it stay together better

WildThink did not create and does not own any of the enrichment items shown on WildThink's enrichment database. Enrichment items are the property of their respective "sources", which can be found below the title of each enrichment item. WildThink is not responsible for any animal injuries or deaths that may occur whilst using enrichment found on WildThink's enrichment database. It is the responsibility of animal caretakers, managers, curators, and attending veterinarians to ensure that each enrichment item and the materials used to make the enrichment item are safe and suitable for an animal prior to use. WildThink is not liable for enrichment malfunctions.

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