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Beak has grown very. Otherwise normal. I thought it would
Beak has grown very long. Otherwise normal. I thought it would break off at some point but hasn't. … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
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I have a budgie with beak problems and is about 5 years old.
I have a budgie with beak problems and is about 5 years old. She hits the beak and it bleeds. The beak has become very large with scabs from the bleeding. She is eating and drinking ok, although a bit… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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DVM
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My parakeets beak is very. he is fluffed up and red under
My parakeets beak is very long. he is fluffed up and red under hisneck where the beak is hitting. What sould I do?… read more
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knstrand
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
365 satisfied customers
i have an african grey parrot he is about twenty four years
i have an african grey parrot he is about twenty four years old but he has syopped trimming hjs beak and it is getting very long that he takes food from me with the side of his beak help… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
7,940 satisfied customers
Hello: All seems well after the trip and the bird is unofficially
Hello: All seems well after the trip and the bird is unofficially out of quarantine. He still has his beak trouble - it grows up like a sabre on one side. The vet who trimmed it in Athens notes it imp… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
7,940 satisfied customers
I have kept and raised keets for more than 30 years - since
I have kept and raised keets for more than 30 years - since I was a child. I now have 4 keets & 3 diamond doves. There is only 1 fellow - about 6-7 years old - whose beak keeps growing at a very fast … read more
Dr. Jennifer
Dr. Jennifer
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
116 satisfied customers
We have a very lethargic parrot - has quit talking and making
We have a very lethargic parrot - has quit talking and making almost any sounds. Will not let us handle him and acts very afraid of us. Previously would talk, come to our fingers enjoy being around us… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
Bob, (my white doves) beak seems to be turning black at the
Bob, (my white dove's) beak seems to be turning black at the outer edge and receeding back. This is going very quickly. HELP!! (No bird vet within 125 miles, if even that). I live in Wyoming. Is there… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
I just started caring for a new budgie that was neglected.
I just started caring for a new budgie that was neglected. He has a long beak. I am going to send it to the vet. How dangerous is it to get it trimmed? I have heard a bad story so I am concerned.… read more
Hawkedoc
Hawkedoc
Veterinarian
147 satisfied customers
Hi, Ive got a budgie whose beak is quite long. Ive got the
Hi, I've got a budgie whose beak is quite long. I've got the special blocks so he can scrape his beak, but he doesn't use it. Would this be detrimental to his health if left unchecked? Thanks.… read more
ALLDVM
ALLDVM
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
74 satisfied customers
I am concerned about my canary, whose top bill has grown long,
I am concerned about my canary, whose top bill has grown long, hooked and pointed--not like it looked when I bought him. He has a variety of perches--the same as my other canary has--including a sandy… read more
Dr. Jo
Dr. Jo
Veterinarian
BA
3,490 satisfied customers
My budgie has a very abnormally long beak. It has grown very
My budgie has a very abnormally long beak. It has grown very long in a matter of weeks. I tryed clipping it , but it just seemed to make matters worse. He is still able to eat at the moment, but I fea… read more
Dr. Elaine
Dr. Elaine
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,371 satisfied customers
One of my budgies beak keeps growing, I have 2 cutle bones
One of my budgies beak keeps growing, I have 2 cutle bones and sand paper covers on the woods bars . I need to know why this is happening. I never had this problem with any of my other budgies.… read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
DVM
719 satisfied customers
One of my little budgies is growing moreon his beak. It is
One of my little budgies is growing moreon his beak. It is the upper part and it is getting longer, probably an extra 1/2 inch. I mjust noticed it about two weeks ago.What should I do. It doesn't look… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
my pet galahs lower beak has grown longer and to the side
my pet galahs lower beak has grown longer and to the side of the top beak. I want to know how far back to trim it, and what I have to be careful of..and if human scissor tpye tonail clippers are accep… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
budgie: his top beak, it is bleeding slightly, he is eating..grooming
our budgie has cracked his top beak, it is bleeding slightly, he is eating okay, but seems to be grooming himself more. Please advise.… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
my live birds beak continues to grow very long. I am worried
my live bird's beak continues to grow very long. I am worried because now the beak is touching its chest. the part that is growing is very thin. How do I handle this? And why is this happening? Please… read more
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Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
We just returned from an extended vacation and found our cockatiel
We just returned from an extended vacation and found our cockatiel to have grown a serious overbite. Having no avian veterinarians nearby I am wondering whether I might offer poor Jack some remedy mys… read more
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Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
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