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 duck was attacked last night. I found it in the bushes
My duck was attacked last night. I found it in the bushes behind it's coop, it was still breathing so I brought it in the house to care for it. I rinsed out wounds with saline, from what I can tell th… read more
Rebecca Coles
Rebecca Coles
77 satisfied customers
I have a 10 month old hen that was attacked by a hawk she
I have a 10 month old hen that was attacked by a hawk she can only stand for short periods of time before she has to lay back down is their medication for this? Its been about 6 mos. … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,945 satisfied customers
One of our chickens was found in the coop. Four days ago one
Four days ago one of our chickens was found on the coop floor unable to walk. She seems alert, but not eating or drinking much. I brought her inside and put her in a large Rubbermaid container with bedding. We have been holding her to feed. She is eating and drinking some. The water has electrolytes. I've given oyster shells, minted feed and scrambled eggs. She doesn't eat much. Her stool is loose yellow green and brownish and very little of it. She lays on her belly and will move with her wings a bit. … read more
Dr. Patsy Fields
Dr. Patsy Fields
Veterinarian
Dvm
1,557 satisfied customers
I have a chicken who was attacked by a hawk on her comb
I have a chicken who was attacked by a hawk on her comb area, possibly her brain. I scared the hawk away and my chicken survived, but can't walk. She is drinking and eating, but is in a box with blank… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,945 satisfied customers
She was attacked by a hawk this morning. Seems to have
She was attacked by a hawk this morning. Seems to have injured her neck … read more
BeverlyC1016
BeverlyC1016
Veterinarian Owner
Doctoral Degree
2,420 satisfied customers
My chicken isn't able to grab food with her beak - she's not
hi my chicken isn't able to grab food with her beak - she's not responding to any treats and seems significantly slower moving around than usual. she has been eating normally from what i can tell befo… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,945 satisfied customers
Our two cockatiels (Merlin and Mim) have been working on
Hi Dr Smith Our two cockatiels (Merlin and Mim) have been working on their breeding box over the past few weeks. I recall mentioning that my male tiel became increasingly aggressive and that his behav… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,945 satisfied customers
I have a hen that seems to have gone blind suddenly. She
I have a hen that seems to have gone blind suddenly. She does have a small case of fowl pox. At first I had to force feed her because she was so week. Now she will eat on her own, but can't seem to fi… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
Parrot (Senegal) was just attacked by a hawk. Injury to R
Parrot (Senegal) was just attacked by a hawk. Injury to R eye, We found him on the ground. He is alive but obviously in shock. No other apparent injuries can we give him baby aspirin or any other trea… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
Hello, I have 3 five week old light Brahmas. Two weeks ago
Hello, I have 3 five week old light Brahmas. Two weeks ago they all became ill. They went from running around, active little chicks to wobbly, then unable to walk at all. I immediately bought Corid an… read more
Dr_Kitty
Dr_Kitty
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
122 satisfied customers
I have a 10 day old Greenwing macaw chick. I noticed that its
I have a 10 day old Greenwing macaw chick. I noticed that its left toe turns in causing it to be unable to raise that side. As a result, it is constantly stretching its right leg to try to stand (almo… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
My 8 or 9 month old chicken is bending her head all the way
My 8 or 9 month old chicken is bending her head all the way back onto her back , with her beak up in the air and then turning her head side to side. She'll do this for a several minutes then go on wit… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
Hello, it has been over 4 hours , please reply-Sick chick
Sick chick. One of my chicks is behaving strange. She is 6 weeks old. She is moving her head from side to side, keeping it low. She has diarhea (dark green). While pirched on my hand,she rubbed her he… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
I came home to find that my cockatiel injured himself by flying
I came home to find that my cockatiel injured himself by flying into a window. I imagine he crashed into the window with his beak and head. Now his beak is slightly open and will not close completely.… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
7,940 satisfied customers
parrot: wobbly..feathers fluffed...i immediately checked..drink..moist
hi...day before yesterday i noticed that my 22 yr old Quaker parrot's beak looked oddly swollen and discolored...her eyes looked small and dull and she was quite wobbly, sitting with feathers fluffed.… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
hens: laying../scorpion bite What can I do for her lyn shes..egg
One of my laying hens seems to be paralyzed down one side she cant hold her head up it falls to one side cant walk & i have to have her probed up as she cant sit with out rolling to one side &one eye … read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
We have 2 silky bantums in a lovely garden courtyard of our
We have 2 silky bantums in a lovely garden courtyard of our Dementia unit at Amberlea Aged care facility. The residents love the little creatures which we have only had for a couple of weeks. However … read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
My 5 month old RIR was attacked by a hawk yesterday. We intervened
My 5 month old RIR was attacked by a hawk yesterday. We intervened quickly but she still sustained injury. Yesterday she was dazed and kept her eyes closed not bearing any weight on her feet. Later in… 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

7,940 satisfied customers

35 years in general practice, including avian.

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

265 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