Bird Veterinary

Have Bird Questions? Ask a Bird Specialist.

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

Related Bird Veterinary Questions
Salkin) Can you tell the age of this baby cockatiel by
for Dr Michael Salkin) Can you tell the age of this baby cockatiel by appearance, such as length of tail? The shop owner that sold this bird says he was almost 8 weeks but I doubt so. If she is only 5… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
33,080 satisfied customers
I have a (roughly) 17-yr-old African Grey. Over the last few
I have a (roughly) 17-yr-old African Grey. Over the last few days he's been off colour. He persistently shakes his head - not continuously, but when he does it happens several times in a row. He then … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
33,080 satisfied customers
Bob I'm having a similar issue with my 9yr old male losing
Hey dr.bob I'm having a similar issue with my 9yr old male losing his voice, I took him in for blood work to the ER and am still waiting for the results, aside from my concern the vets believed he was… read more
Dr Scott Nimmo
Dr Scott Nimmo
16,144 satisfied customers
I have a bird who was out of its cage 2 days. I was finally
I have a bird who was out of its cage for over 2 days. I was finally able to wrangle it and it went back into the cage yesterday evening. It was very stressed out. But, I don't think that it ate very … read more
Dr. Elaine
Dr. Elaine
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,371 satisfied customers
I have a baby chicken (just one) found it on the road 3,5 weeks
I have a baby chicken (just one) found it on the road 3,5 weeks ago. I think he (or she) is now 5,5 weeks old. He has been showing symptoms 2 weeks. first he showed signs of wry neck sometimes losing … read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
come home today and my bird who is in egg laying mode is looking
come home today and my bird who is in egg laying mode is looking unwell. her voice changed, shaking head producing undigested seed, fluffed up and sleepy. she still has been in fight and drinking , ea… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
Hi i have a female pineapple conure, she is approx 18 weeks
Hi i have a female pineapple conure, she is approx 18 weeks old. She is loosing down feathers and has lost weight. She lives with 3 other conures all 16-20 weeks old in an aviary. She is flying around… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
My Rosy Bourke parakeet has been sick for two months and the
My Rosy Bourke parakeet has been sick for two months and the vet and I are stumped. He is 8 months old. His main symptoms are polyuria, sneezing, and tail bobbing. Almost all of his droppings are liqu… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,244 satisfied customers
Hello. I Recently Lost A Bird (I Have/Had 2 Cockatiels) To
Hello. I Recently Lost A Bird (I Have/Had 2 Cockatiels) To An Unknown Illness And My Other Bird Seems To Be Picking Up The Same Symptoms Of The Early Stages Of Illness My Bird That Passed Away Had. Wi… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
We have a male cockatiel who is 6 years old and has always
We have a male cockatiel who is 6 years old and has always been healthy with no issues. He is extremely vocal and has many different whistles. Around January 23rd, we suddenly noticed over the course … read more
Dr. Elaine
Dr. Elaine
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,371 satisfied customers
Hello, my cockatiel (believed to be a male) has poo stuck to
Hello, my cockatiel (believed to be a male) has poo stuck to feathers around the vent, poo on bottom of cage looks normal green and white colour slightly runny but still in tact. eating and drinking. … read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
Our chicken has become ill very suddenly. SHe lay an egg yesterday
Our chicken has become ill very suddenly. SHe lay an egg yesterday and this afternoon stayed in her coop. She has trouble walked, is unbalanced and is very sleepy, falling asleep while being held ( wh… read more
Fiona Steel
Fiona Steel
Veterinarian
Bachelor's Degree
224 satisfied customers
my budgie died yesterday up to he passed away he was eating
my budgie died yesterday up to he passed away he was eating flying drinking and playing with his toys. He used to always sleep on the bottom of his cage, but the last week or so he was sleeping more h… read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
DVM
719 satisfied customers
My husband took our Black Headed Caique in for routine beak
My husband took our Black Headed Caique in for routine beak and nails trim 8/5/10. He was young (5/5/03-8/5/10) now he's in our freezer pending freeze drying at AEWS. He is at home in Prescott AZ, cre… read more
Dr. Lisa
Dr. Lisa
Doctoral Degree
1,297 satisfied customers
Ive tried several methods of preparation in getting my African
I've tried several methods of preparation in getting my African Grey to eat fresh vegetables, without much luck. She will eat some Gerber baby foods and I need to know if this is harmful in any way???… read more
Dr. Lisa
Dr. Lisa
Doctoral Degree
1,297 satisfied customers
cockatoo: healthy,my regular vet is out of town..24 hrs..last checkup
i have a male cockatoo who is healthy,my regular vet is out of town,my bird has been squawking for 24 hrs to be exact,he won't stop,last checkup was feb 09,everything fantastic,i have tried everything… read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
DVM
719 satisfied customers
My bird and the screaming has become unbearable. She will
My bird and the screaming has become unbearable. She will scream for hours with no end in sight! Help!… read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
DVM
719 satisfied customers
I have had my African grey parrot for 23 years, and she had
I have had my African grey parrot for 23 years, and she had a vast vocabulary when I got her although I have no idea how old she is. Last year she did not lay any eggs for the first time, even 5 years… read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
DVM
719 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. Pat

Dr. Pat

Bird Veterinarian

4,244 satisfied customers

25+ years working primarily or exclusively with birds

Dr. Bob

Dr. Bob

Veterinarian

2,854 satisfied customers

35 years in general practice, including avian.

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

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

220 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

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.

< 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