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my baby african greys poop is looks like a worm is he heal

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my baby african greys poop is looks like a worm healthy? How often should I feed it how do I know if he is getting enough food? What should his bowl movements look like?
Submitted: 6 years ago via AvianWeb.
Category: Bird Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. C replied 6 years ago.



Bird feces has two components. One is solid and the other is liquid. Each bowel movement will have a solid and liquid as their system is different than a humans. Generally, they excrete frequently. It shouldn't be all watery, but should have form to it, with water around it, say if it were on a paper, you would see solid and liquid. I have included a link for handfeeding your bird which should answer more questions than you have asked.

From your description of the stool, it sounds normal and healthy.


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