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By mistake i used cedar chips in the bottom of the cage.
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Ihave had 4 macaws had. i have had my 4 macaws for many
hi i have had my 4 macaws for many years 3 females and 1 male who is bonded with one . paco a blue and gold has recently lost a lot of weight., so i have been feeding him more and he eats a lot but is still very thin he is very thirsty and drinks frequently and prefers to drink out of my. healthy fishtank is that a bad idea? i worry about macaw wasting disease could this be caught from my chickens outside? they [macaws] all go outside on the deck and into the trees during the day to play … read more
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I have a blue and gold macaw who is approx. 26years old. she
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Hi, I have a sun Conure and he is very lethargic. He was
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i own a 40 yr old blue and gold macaw and i thought she had
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Hi I have a blue and gold macaw 6 yrs of age I got him from
Hi I have a blue and gold macaw 6 yrs of age I got him from a pet rescue....he seems to love me very much he calls for me he gets happy to see me he dances for me.... And he always regurgitates for me… read more
Dr. Gregg
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I have a blue and gold Macaw 6 years old. He is fed Laffbers
I have a blue and gold Macaw 6 years old. He is fed Laffbers pellets for parrots (refuses to eat the macaw type throws them out of the cage) He gets a sulfate free dried fruit mix and once a week a se… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
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My blue and gold macaw is 18 years old. She has been throwing
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i have a blue and gold macaw 5 years old looking depressed
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I have recently noticed a slight white spot of cloudiness in
I have recently noticed a slight white spot of cloudiness in the black pupil my Blue and Gold Macaw. She is about 15 years old, and I have not taken her to an avian specialist yet. Could you please te… read more
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- patient 16 year old female Blue and Gold macaw - problem
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my macaw face is getting worst around her eyes are rd and a
my macaw face is getting worst around her eyes are rd and a little swollen alsoi acting very agressive… read more
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blue and gold macaw: open mouth..claws as hard..alert..no respiratory
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We have a 9 year old Jenday Conure that just started laying
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several Macaws: in good health..gw is 13 years old
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Help, my husband and I are at the end of our rope with our 2 1/2 year Blue and Gold Macaw named Loki. Loki behaves fine with my husband is constantly biting me. Last night he bit me hard on the mouth.… read more
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