In nutrition, the squirrel monkeys are not very choosy, they can eat the same foods as a person. Of course, fried, smoked, spicy, they can not be given. The basis of the diet should be plant food. Cook rice dairy porridge for an animal, give it white bread with milk. Useful for monkeys and boiled potatoes, seasoned with vegetable oil, this dish they are tasty with pleasure.
Squirrel monkeys are fed cabbage, beets, carrots, tomatoes, turnips. They are given boiled legumes, corn. In winter, for the prevention of diseases, offer your pet feathers and heads of onions.
In healthy primates excellent appetite, so do not overfeed them. Day rate is for your animal, you can determine by empirical way. Food is given to animals at a rate of 3 to 4 times a day. Scientists have developed a compound feed for monkeys, which is perfectly balanced.