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I have a turquoise conure, it's about 3 months old. He is
I have a turquoise conure, it's about 3 months old. He is limping on his right leg after jumping off his perch. he isn't putting pressure on his foot at all. what can I do? … read more
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
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My conure flew towards my cup of coffee right when I
My conure flew towards my cup of coffee right when I finished pouring it. Only his foot went into the coffee before he freaked out and flew away. I tried running his foot under cold water but he's spo… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,214 satisfied customers
My 7week old conure fell in his cage he is holding up the
my 7week old conure fell in his cage he is holding up the right leg.he still climbs around the cage but he holds up his leg and rests on his side. this is the second day since injury … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
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My canary for some reason is walking on the knuckle of his
hi my canary for some reason is walking on the knuckle of his foot with her claws folded back against the back of her leg … read more
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
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She seems to favor one foot. And what is sprouted food
She seems to favor one foot. And what is sprouted food consist of. … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
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Our 8 (?) month old little pineapple conure Boba seems to be
our 8 (?) month old little pineapple conure Boba seems to be limping a little bit and it looks like her right toes are a bit twisted, she isn't perching like normal either. she has a variety of perch … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
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My cockatiel,, recently got his wings clipped. As I was
My cockatiel, Cocky, recently got his wings clipped. As I was spending some time with him, he attempted to fly, but instead fell to the ground. She now has-what I believe to be-a broken toe, and she h… read more
DrRoyC
DrRoyC
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My cheeked conure was trying to get a plastic toy from near
My green cheeked conure was trying to get a plastic toy from near one of my picture frames and she knocked the frame over. It did not break, but it looks like it landed on one of her front toes. It is… read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
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Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
241 satisfied customers
I have a seven week old green cheek conure . he/she fell about
i have a seven week old green cheek conure . he/she fell about 3 feet onto a hard surface on saturday morning (2 days ago). since the fall she has been unable to move her right leg, it just hangs ther… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
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Our cheeked conure all of a sudden has balance issues (falls
Our green cheeked conure all of a sudden has balance issues (falls off his perch onto the floor of the cage), is very lethargic, and is not making any noises at all. He is still eating and drinking.… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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42,969 satisfied customers
My 23 year old Nandy Conure is no longer sitting on her perch,
My 23 year old Nandy Conure is no longer sitting on her perch, she clings to the cage, she also lost all her feather's on her back. She still eats and drinks and climbs around the cage. She sits on he… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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My 18 year old green-cheeked conure has a history of seizures
My 18 year old green-cheeked conure has a history of seizures when stressed...clipping nails, wings, so I stopped having that done. In the last day or two, I noticed his left foot is limp, he has diff… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a young budgie and it has whait appears to be sore right
I have a young budgie and it has whait appears to be sore right foot. It is sitting more on his left side and seems to have a swollen or lump under his right wing. I think he possibly has dislocated h… read more
Hawkedoc
Hawkedoc
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My 2 y/o shut the closet door on our conures foot (Kiwi was
My 2 y/o shut the closet door on our conure's foot (Kiwi was perched on top) and he slammed it shut. Kiwi is putting partial weight on it (maybe 10-15%). The skin on the bottom of his foot is sheared … read more
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Dr. Jo
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BA
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conure weve had for 20 yrs suddenly wont move one leg. no
conure we've had for 20 yrs suddenly won't move one leg. no swelling, no tenderness, normal range of motion. advice?… read more
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Dr. Dan
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Doctoral Degree
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My budgie is limpy. He cant stay on the twig without falling
My budgie is limpy. He can't stay on the twig without falling off immidiately. I felt both of his legs, joints and strength. They seem identical and nothing out of places. however, his rt knee is slig… read more
Hawkedoc
Hawkedoc
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Please help. My green cheek conure has a dislocated toe. I
Please help. My green cheek conure has a dislocated toe. I took her into the vets a month ago and he taped it. I was out of town for a month and my mother who was caring for the bird said she tore it … read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
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my nanday conure is 20+ years old. up until the last 2 months
my nanday conure is 20+ years old. up until the last 2 months he has been active and interacting with us. now he sits on his perch inside the cage next to his "buddy" and acts like there is a problem … read more
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Dr. Lisa
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