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Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
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I just wrote the whole thing above-i have a 18 wk. old
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
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Dr. Salkin~ I caught one of my chickens pooping the other
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Hi, I have a 7yr old female peach face lovebird. I know in
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