Bird Veterinary

Have Bird Questions? Ask a Bird Specialist.

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

Related Bird Veterinary Questions
I have two hen budgies that have lost all the feathers in
I have two hen budgies that have lost all the feathers in front of the vent and the skin has a dark brown crust covering this area. I appreciate that you may be able tell me what it is and how can I t… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
33,013 satisfied customers
Recently I noticed that my budgie had some sort of scab or
Recently I noticed that my budgie had some sort of scab or growth growing around one of his nostrils. Today it finally fell off but his nostril is now much wider than his right one. He was very sick a… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
33,013 satisfied customers
I think my budgie has scaly mites around it's eyes and
I think my budgie has scaly mites around it's eyes and beginning on it's beak. We inherited him from my grandmother and he's not tame. We have lotion but firstly, we aren't sure if we can put it aroun… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
33,013 satisfied customers
My young budgie (2-4 months) suddenly became moody (biting
My young budgie (2-4 months) suddenly became moody (biting and not coming to play like he always is) and I noticed his white feathers near his beak look orangey (maybe from blood. Under his beak it se… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,244 satisfied customers
Hi my timneh african grey (2 years old) looks like she somehow
Hi my timneh african grey (2 years old) looks like she somehow rubbed the part of her cere raw right between her nostrils and also a little bit of her beak in that area. It looks a bit red -- she may … read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 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
parakeet: groth on his nose, where his nostrils are..eats..rub..perch
My parakeet has started getting a groth on his nose, where his nostrils are. He doesn't seem to be sick, he eats and plays as always. He does however rub this off, on his sanded perch cover. I still a… read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
DVM
719 satisfied customers
budgies: 2 of my young females have turned quite a darker shade
Hello, I have 4 young budgies, I have noticed this morning that my boy who had a dark blue cere has started turning a very dark brown/grey colour. And 2 of my young females have turned quite a darker … read more
Dr. Jo
Dr. Jo
Veterinarian
BA
3,578 satisfied customers
my hen has a white dry covering to her face and around her
my hen has a white dry covering to her face and around her eye area. The affected area around her eye has lost all feathers. She seems ok oher than that. She has seen a vet who wasn't sure but injecte… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 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
My yellow budgies upper beak seems to look unhealthy/discolored.
My yellow budgie's upper beak seems to look unhealthy/discolored. We have had her for a couple of years. The blue budgie that's in the same cage with her is a male and his beak looks just fine.… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,244 satisfied customers
budgies: I first rescued them and I treated..growth on its beak..soft
Hi, I have 2 budgies who are sisters & been together for all of their 3 year life. One of them had scaly face when I first rescued them and I treated that successfully 3 yrs ago, now the same bird has… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,244 satisfied customers
i have a budgie she is about 7months old she has a light brown
i have a budgie she is about 7months old she has a light brown creamy colour i think it is a scab near her right eye its about 1-3mm what is it is it harmful thanks… read more
Dr. C
Dr. C
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
415 satisfied customers
My bird is holding her foot up above the perch, unwilling to
My bird is holding her right foot up above the perch very gingerly, unwilling to put any weight on it. Her foot is not curled up and I cannot see any sores on any part of her leg or foot, but I can te… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,244 satisfied customers
I noticed this morning one of my budgies in my aviary had crusty
I noticed this morning one of my budgies in my aviary had crusty round her beak & just a tiny bit round her eye I went to the pet shop where I bought her & she said it sounded like scaley face she rec… read more
Andrea Roberts
Andrea Roberts
veterinary surgeon
Bachelor's Degree
1,292 satisfied customers
Macaw: which comes off about every 6 months exposing a pink area
My Macaw has had an infection on his beak for over a year. It is toward the top of the beak and forms a scab about 3/8" in diameter which comes off about every 6 months exposing a pink area before a n… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,244 satisfied customers
budgie: has amber like feathers..beak..breathing faster than normal.
my budgie has XXXXX XXXXXke feathers with black spots on the main area just above his beak/nostril area. He is breathing faster than normal. I do not believe this was there in the past 2 days...give f… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,244 satisfied customers
budgie: beak and feet..stopped chirping..bottom of the cage..treat
our budgie has got what you have said beak and feet are changing colour to blue she has stopped chirping and is going to the bottom of the cage very often now how can we treat her for best results… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,244 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

4,244 satisfied customers

25+ years working primarily or exclusively with birds

Dr. Bob

Dr. Bob

Veterinarian

2,854 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