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We've noticed him sleeping/resting in new/odd posture.
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Hi wanted to get my bird checked up. He cannot fly and has a lot of feature loss. … read more
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Just have African grey bird. He is 12 years old. And he
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My african grey parrot started sounding like he is
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
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Yesterday he started sitting on the floor of his cage. he is
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
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My 26 year old African grey was a big moulter, around 5 to
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
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Good Day to you. I live in Cape Town, South Africa. It is currently
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Dr. Dan
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We have had an African Grey for 40 years who has been a feather
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