Bird Veterinary

Have Bird Questions? Ask a Bird Specialist.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Bird Veterinary Questions
My guinea hen has been sick for about 7 days we were
My guinea hen has been sick for about 7 days we were treating her with LS200 no success. Her symptoms were weeding film over eyes and nostril and sneezing.We brought her to our local vet who is not fa… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,609 satisfied customers
My 8 week old bantam hen has a swollen eye and is not doing
My 8 week old bantam hen has a swollen eye and is not doing well. I have 7 in the flock … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
45,685 satisfied customers
I have an 11 week old Buff Orpington hen. Last week her left
Hi!!! I have an 11 week old Buff Orpington hen. Last week her left eye was swollen. I did saline & vetricyn plus cotton swabs for about 3 days with no change (not better or worse). … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,609 satisfied customers
It's 4 week old hen, her eye is swollen shut and she
It's 4 week old hen, her eye is swollen shut and she occasionally gasps for breath. … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,609 satisfied customers
I bought a hen and noticed alittle foam in the corner of her
I bought a hen and noticed alittle foam in the corner of her eye. Cleaned it off and thought nothing of it, she is a young hen. about 4 weeks later one of my other chickens had both eyes swollen shut … read more
JustAnswer
JustAnswer
100 satisfied customers
We have a newly acquired blue silky hen w white pus draining
Hello we have a newly acquired blue silky hen w white pus draining from her eyes, we have been cleaning w warm compress and applying terramycin in eyes twice a day for 5 days but with some improvement… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,609 satisfied customers
Have a hen, Rohde Island Red with one eye lid closed over
Have a hen, Rohde Island Red with one eye lid closed over and the area around the eye vey swollen. Other eye is bright and clear. She is eating well and behaving normally. Tends to keep her distance f… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
45,685 satisfied customers
I have a 15-wk old Ameraucana who past day has been
I have a 15-wk old Ameraucana who for the past day has been straining to poop. When she does, her rectum prolapses to the size/color of a cherry tomato, and then reduces spontaneously, ie., w/o any ma… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
45,685 satisfied customers
My hen looked like she got her eye pecked out. It is swollen
My hen looked like she got her eye pecked out. It is swollen shut. Now seems like the other eye is swollen shut. She's blind now. Can I treat this infection or is she too far gone?… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
45,685 satisfied customers
I have a rooster that had puss pockets in s eyes. He was
Hello, I have a rooster that had puss pockets in his eyes. He was lethargic. He had yellow hard crust in both ears I cleaned out. Treated him with vetRX. Dropped in his throat through the hole in the … read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
This summer I had a hen die from something I have never encountered
This summer I had a hen die from something I have never encountered before. About two months later, a rooster died from the same, and now I have another hen suffering from this. Her eyes are swollen s… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
I have 4 five month old Faverolle hens. One of them is not
I have 4 five month old Faverolle hens. One of them is not feeling well. Found her this morning, not her usual perky self and would not eat her grains. I have isolated her and gave her some scrambled … read more
Dr. Jaime
Dr. Jaime
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
231 satisfied customers
I have a 3 month old barred rock hen. Shes had a swollen left
I have a 3 month old barred rock hen. She's had a swollen left eye for about a month now. When I first caught the swollen eye, I started treating it with an eye saline solution wash and a swab of pres… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
Our standard poodle grabbed one of my hens. The wound on the
Our standard poodle grabbed one of my hens. The wound on the top is healing nicely; no sign of infection. He also grabbed from behind, and there was a tear on the edge of the vent. After two days, the… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
About 4 three days ago I noticed one of the eyes of my hen
About 4 three days ago I noticed one of the eyes of my hen was very swollen and closed up. I was told to clean eye using milk. I have done this but it has not shown any sign of improving in fact it ha… read more
Fiona Steel
Fiona Steel
Veterinarian
Bachelor's Degree
224 satisfied customers
One of my hens has a very swollen belly and will not move.
One of my hens has a very swollen belly and will not move. I just noticed it today. In the past I had another hen that this happened to and she died after a few days. Is there an egg stuck in her or w… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
Yes we are haveing trouble with our young poulletts... The
Yes we are haveing trouble with our young poulletts... The symtoms are: sneezing runny discharges from nasal area swollen eyes and around eyes and a sneeze like cough huddled in corners and not eating… read more
Dr. Elaine
Dr. Elaine
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,371 satisfied customers
hen: yr old..lethargic, just found her w/ vent area..worms..Feathers
4 yr old hen, lethargic, just found her w/ vent area full of tiny grayish tubular shaped wriggling worms. Feathers in some disarray. What is this???? Can it be cured??? I have 8 3mo pullets and 3 adul… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
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.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Bob

Dr. Bob

Veterinarian

2,854 satisfied customers

35 years in general practice, including avian.

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

249 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Dr. MD Stafford

Dr. MD Stafford

Veterinarian

233 satisfied customers

20 years in private practice, contract veterinarian Dickerson Park Zoo and attending veterinarian Missouri State University

Fiona Steel

Fiona Steel

Veterinarian

224 satisfied customers

BVMS MRCVS

allpetsdr

allpetsdr

Veterinarian

142 satisfied customers

I have been practicing for 10 years. I work with exotic pets, dogs, cats, small ruminants, camelids and pigs.

Dr_Kitty

Dr_Kitty

Bird Veterinarian

122 satisfied customers

Mostly experience with chickens and ducks.

Dr Gwen

Dr Gwen

Bird Veterinarian

116 satisfied customers

Over ten years of experience with pet birds, wildlife, and zoological avian collections.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x