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 13 year old budgie bird was fine yesterday but this
My 13 year old budgie bird was fine yesterday but this morning his entire right leg is limp and useless. He cant grip my finger and when I hold him and move the leg there is no muscle tone. He doesn't… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
32,364 satisfied customers
My bird all she apparently is having some pain in one in the
My bird all she apparently is having some pain in one in the left leg he is favoring that leg he's holding it up and he's also shaken I think she's having pain is there anything I can give him for his… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
32,364 satisfied customers
My budgie's left foot is hanging and he won't put it down.
My budgie's left foot is hanging and he won't put it down. It looks slightly swollen but not much. He won't use it and it's not tucked up just hanging. … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
32,364 satisfied customers
My bird tried to land on the top of a boiling kettle pot
My bird tried to land on the top of a boiling kettle pot where the steam was coming out. I'm actually bird sitting for a friend and so the bird won't let me check it for injury. Oddly he's acting fine… read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
220 satisfied customers
Have a Rouen Drake duck, Winston who is now walking with a
Have a Rouen Drake duck, Winston who is now walking with a limp. He is a little over 3 months old and has been hand raised since he was about 12 hours old. This evening, I brought him into the house a… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
19,482 satisfied customers
I have a duck that has been limping for a couple days now.
I have a duck that has been limping for a couple days now. I examined him for injury a couple days ago, when I first noticed him limping, but could find no wounds. His limp appeared worse today, so my… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
7,940 satisfied customers
We have one male guinnea that protects our five chickens (egg
We have one male guinnea that protects our five chickens (egg laying hens) and would like to keep him alive and healthy. He injured his foot and was limping. We were worried about infection. We asked … read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
7,940 satisfied customers
I have a two year oll turkey who may have bumble foot. He
I have a two year oll turkey who may have bumble foot. He keeps falling over onto his side... has been doing so now for about 3 months... getting a little worse over time. I stand him up and he tries … read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
7,940 satisfied customers
This is actually a followup on the bumble foot question you
This is actually a followup on the bumble foot question you answered recently that my rooster has. His bumble foot is actually getting better. The R foot ulcer hole has filled in and is now horizontal… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
7,940 satisfied customers
My 17 year old Eclectus suddenly has a lame right foot. He
My 17 year old Eclectus suddenly has a lame right foot. He cannot balance on it and he cannot grasp anything the way he can with his other foot. I took him to the vet and had xrays, which were negativ… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
I have a rooster and 2 hens with a swollen foot pad. they
I have a rooster and 2 hens with a swollen foot pad. they do not seem to be in pain, are walking just fine and eating. I have read about bumble foot but upon close examination do not see any injury or… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
7,940 satisfied customers
Hi, my Eclectus parrot flew off his cage on to the floor (about
Hi, my Eclectus parrot flew off his cage on to the floor (about two days ago)and i think he sprained his foot. he will walk on it (he limps a little)and i can hold him but when he is in his cage he ho… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
Good Morning. I have a 6 mos. Cockatiel. Very active. Was fine
Good Morning. I have a 6 mos. Cockatiel. Very active. Was fine when I returned him to cage yesterday afternoon. Couple hours later he was limping. Favoring his left foot. Is still climbing bars, ladde… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
19,482 satisfied customers
my roosters foot is swollen,he puts weight on it but will
my rooster's foot is swollen,he puts weight on it but will stand/perch on one leg,otherwise healthy,foot not leg swollen… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
7,940 satisfied customers
My chicken has become listless and limps on the right side.
My chicken has become listless and limps on the right side. He eats but is not himself. He has diarrhea. What could be wrong?… read more
Dr. Elaine
Dr. Elaine
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,371 satisfied customers
my kakariki is sleeping a lot doesnt want to come out of cage,
my kakariki is sleeping a lot doesn't want to come out of cage, not chirping or moving about a lot, is eating and drinking… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
I have a peking duck about 4 weeks old. when we brought the
I have a peking duck about 4 weeks old. when we brought the duckling home it seemed to be just fine. About 2 weeks after being home with us I noticed a limp. Then the poor little thing will not even w… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
gander: treat..antibacterial soap..sprayed with that purple ointment
My Grey Dewlap Toulouse gander has a swollen foot, not sure how to treat it. It is NOT the footpad under the foot, but the outer "toe" on his right foot is grossly swollen, middle toe on same foot see… read more
Andrea Roberts
Andrea Roberts
veterinary surgeon
Bachelor's Degree
1,292 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

3,596 satisfied customers

25+ years working primarily or exclusively with birds

Dr. Bob

Dr. Bob

Veterinarian

7,940 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