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Older cockatiel lost a lot of head plumage recently...
Older cockatiel lost a lot of head plumage recently... … read more
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My 3 month old normal grey cockatiel recently started to
My 3 month old normal grey cockatiel recently started to have some feather fallen off when he flew off my shoulder or preened himself. Could this be due to feather mites as he is too young to molt.… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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I have a cockatiel that is missing some feathers where its
I have a cockatiel that is missing some feathers where its crest should be … read more
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My chicken has yellow comb and face. She lost all her tail
My chicken has yellow comb and face. She lost all her tail feathers so I thought she was just molting, but she is ooing worse everyday. She is eating and moving around but isn't very lively. I don't k… read more
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Hi,I have a 17 to 18-year-old cockatiel and his face is starting
Hi, I have a 17 to 18-year-old cockatiel and his face is starting to look raggedy. I'm scared that he may be plucking. Is it, by any chance, molting season? There are a lot of little feathers in his c… read more
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I have a 25 year old cockatiel and just noticed a sore on his
I have a 25 year old cockatiel and just noticed a sore on his chest. He seems fine but I'm worried about him. Can I try and use neosporin on him?… read more
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Dr. Elaine
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My cockatiels feathers seem to be coming out, especially around
My cockatiel's feathers seem to be coming out, especially around his face and ears. Yesterday I put a flight suit on him for the first time and many down & some 1.5"-2" feathers came out as I was doin… read more
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Dr. Dan
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I have male cockatiel about 8 years old. He is paired/caged
I have male cockatiel about 8 years old. He is paired/caged with a female cockatiel. They have been together for at least 2 years. The male seems sick with the following symptoms: 1) he is shaking/tre… read more
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Dr. Pat
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My African Grey developed a bald spot on top of his head a
My African Grey developed a bald spot on top of his head a couple of months ago. The skin is normal color and there are very light feathers coming out. This has been the case for a while. I have forag… read more
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Dr. Dan
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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cockatiel: around one year old..top feathers are wet..pupil..lathargic
we've had a cockatiel for approximately 6 months, he might be around one year old, yesturday we noticed is top feathers are wet looking as with the feathers around his eyes, his eye colour has also ch… read more
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Dr. Dan
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Doctoral Degree
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My budgie (yellow/green) is about 2 years old. He lives in
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My birds left eye is fully open but the feathers around it
My birds left eye is fully open but the feathers around it look like they have been dunked in water. I'm thinking she scratched her eye, it seaped out and that's why the feathers look funny. It almost… read more
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canary: it usual for them to loose feathers around face..egg biscuit
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Doctoral Degree
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parakeet: has yellowish orange spike looking things coming
If my son's parakeet has yellowish orange spike looking things coming out of his crown, what can we do to help him?… read more
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My cockatiels feathers are sticking out all over the place,
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My 9 year old cockatiel has been molting for over two months.
My 9 year old cockatiel has been molting for over two months. I have had him his entire life and he has never molted for so long or lost so many feathers. His weight is fine and aside from this (and u… read more
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Dr. Pat
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Doctoral Degree
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lost tail feathers and a lost of white soft feathers...spots..nose
Fred has been moulting for about a week and a half. He has lost tail feathers and a lost of white soft feathers. He has a few blank spots on his face especially right around his nose. I have left the … read more
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