Bird Veterinary

Have Bird Questions? Ask a Bird Specialist.

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

Related Bird Veterinary Questions
Making a whistling noise when she breaths. Pink and grey
making a whistling noise when she breaths JA: I'll do all I can to help. What type of bird are we talking about? Customer: pink and grey gallah JA: Aside from this noise, have you noticed other behavi… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,463 satisfied customers
It's making like a squeaking noise when it breathes. A
It's making like a squeaking noise when it breathes … read more
DrNickiDVM
DrNickiDVM
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
4,311 satisfied customers
I have an 18yo african parrot that sounds like he has
I have an 18yo african gray parrot that sounds like he has respiratory infection … read more
DrNickiDVM
DrNickiDVM
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
4,311 satisfied customers
Male parakeet stopped singing and chatting. Typically always
Male parakeet stopped singing and chatting. Typically always making noise. Not flying round much out of cage. When in cage sits in a corner by where he sleeps. Also have a female parakeet. They have b… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
51,807 satisfied customers
My 19 year old female African grey parrot is making a
Hi there my 19 year old female African grey parrot is making a cooing/ nagging sound. She used to do the same sound when she would sleep at night occasionally but the last few days is constant. She ha… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,463 satisfied customers
My young parakeet suddenly started making a squawking noise
my young parakeet suddenly started making a squawking noise with every breath. He is also bobbing his tail which I know means breathing problems … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,463 satisfied customers
My parakeet has been making an almost constant squeaking
My parakeet has been making an almost constant squeaking noise the last couple of days. She remains very active and her eating habits have not changed. How do I know if she is ill or just being more t… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,463 satisfied customers
My parakeet looks like it might be breathing hard and it is
Hi. My parakeet looks like it might be breathing hard and it is making a squeaking noise … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,463 satisfied customers
My parrot makes a slite moaning sound when he sleeps. I
my parrot makes a slite moaning sound when he sleeps. I thought he was just dreaming, but this day he is making that sound awake and a lot. hes a African gray about 23 years old. what can it be? … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,463 satisfied customers
He appears to be coughing and flinching.or flapping one wing
he appears to be coughing and flinching.or flapping one wing while the other stays at his side... … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,463 satisfied customers
Parakeet female approx 2 years old has started making a
Parakeet female approx 2 years old has started making a strange high pitched squeaking noise only when she is eating her seeds. She naps often but otherwise she's fine. Don't know if I should be conce… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,463 satisfied customers
I am baby sitting a parakeet friend and the bird started
I am baby sitting a parakeet for my friend and the bird started to make a squeaking noise while breathing is that normal? … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
51,807 satisfied customers
My 3 year old parakeet an egg and 2 days later she woke
My 3 year old parakeet laid an egg and 2 days later she woke me in the a.m thrashing noisily in the cage. She died in my hand. I was/am heartbroken. She was so tame and sweet and playful. Did the egg … read more
DrRalston
DrRalston
Associate Veterinarian, NBVME & CSBVM
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
2,121 satisfied customers
I have 12 parakeets, 7 in a very large flight cage and 5 in
I have 12 parakeets, 7 in a very large flight cage and 5 in another flight cage. One of my birds has never been able to fly since I brought him home aver a year ago. I thought after a while when tail … read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
Hi, Just bought a 6 week old Cockatiel. Got him home and put
Hi, Just bought a 6 week old Cockatiel. Got him home and put in his well set up cage. He doesn't move around much and seems to be breathing rapidly. Is this just a stress reaction to the new environme… read more
Dr. Elaine
Dr. Elaine
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,371 satisfied customers
I had three birds up untill this morning. Two parakeets and
I had three birds up untill this morning. Two parakeets and One cockatiel. The parakeets shared a cage together and the cockatiel has her own cage right next to them on a table. Yesterday one of the p… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
Hi. I have a female parakeet that is about 4 months old.
Hi. I have a female parakeet that is about 4 months old. We have had her parents for several years, and she hatched in our home. Today she is breathing a little faster than her siblings and is making … read more
Dr. Elaine
Dr. Elaine
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,371 satisfied customers
I have a young parakeet that has been puffing up his feathers
I have a young parakeet that has been puffing up his feathers almost since I got him 2 months ago. in the last 4-5 days he has been breathing heavily and labored and appears to be trying to regurgitat… read more
Dr. Lisa
Dr. Lisa
Doctoral Degree
1,297 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

261 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 Gwen

Dr Gwen

Bird Veterinarian

122 satisfied customers

Over 22 years of experience with pet birds, wildlife, and zoological avian collections.

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