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Dried Calciworms
Dried Calciworms
Dried Calciworms

Dried Calciworms

Brand Maltbys' Stores

Calciworms are the dried larvae of the black soldier fly, a harmless species of insect which originated from South America. Nowadays, black soldier fly are present across most temperate climates in America, Africa, Asia and Europe. Dried calciworms are small, slightly puffed-up worms with a dark brown colour and a distinctly savoury aroma. They have a high protein and fat content, which makes them a fantastically versatile food for a wide range of bird species.

Mealworms are always a popular choice for bird feeding, but they can be an expensive treat for your feathered friends! Calciworms can be a great alternative as birds will love them just as much as mealworms. Just like mealworms, calciworms are a fantastic foodstuff that can be fed to wild birds and garden birds year round. They are particularly great during the winter months, when birds can find it hard to find a high-energy source of food elsewhere.

Calciworms can be used to feed a wide range of different species, including domesticated birds such as chickens and ducks, as well as other pets like lizards and even some fish. They also make a fantastic treat to boost the diet of hedgehogs. Hedgehogs love mealworms but they are not particularly good for them, whereas calciworms are great for a hedgehog's health because of their incredibly high calcium content.

Product Information
Available Sizes: 500g, 1kg, 2kg, 5kg, 10kg, 15kg

LOVED BY MANY - At Maltbys’, we understand that feeding wild birds is both a highly rewarding and entertaining pastime. Also, with many bird species sadly in decline, feeding wild birds is now more vital than ever in aiding conservation efforts.

TAILOR-MADE NUTRITION - We work closely with our suppliers to find the best quality wild bird foods we can source, and because we understand that different bird species have different dietary requirements, we sell a wide range of wild bird seeds and mixes to suit all avian dietary needs.

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED – We source only the best quality foods we can find at the fairest possible prices, which means that our wild bird foods will keep your feathered friends returning to your feeding station again and again!

ONE OF THE UK’S BIGGEST SUPPLIERS - We receive new stock on average every 3 weeks or less, which means that we always provide the freshest possible product we can to our customers. This helps the product to retain its essential natural oils and nutrients, and reduces the risk of mould.

A complete food product intended for wild bird feeding. Maltbys’ Stores do not sell any products intended for human consumption.

This product has been stored and packaged in a warehouse where it may have come into contact with common allergens, including (but not limited to): milk, egg, wheat, soybeans, peanuts, tree nuts, fish and shellfish.


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