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Dr. Pat, Bird Veterinarian
Category: Bird Veterinary
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Experience: 25+ years working primarily or exclusively with birds

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Dr. G., DVM
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our 12 year old conga grey just started making 'choking' sounds - wants to be held close - and has her wings out - this has gone on now for ten minutes - she is breathing okay but we don't know what t… read more
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We have an African Grey,"Rocky" about 38 years old. Last week he started chewing on his toes of one foot, one toe is a nub from a previous injury many years ago & now it is getting shorter & bleeding … read more
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I have an Africian Grey, I was away for a few weeks, she was being watched by family. When I CAME home is was on bottom of cage, not eating much, feathers fluffed up around head and chest and sounded … read more
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Dr. Dan, Veterinarian and practice owner
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African Grey was on my shoulder chewing at my collar but I did not think much about it as she like ti chew on cloth edges once in a while. I noticed however that when I got up the little button that h… read more
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I have a timneh African grey named sugar foot we noticed her wing was swollen one day and brought her to vet. Vet prescribed baytril 12mg which cleared it up but then when we took her off the baytril … read more
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JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
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