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By accident, I fell asleep with the bird near my arm. I have
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My Quaker Parrot fell from the top of a door and injured his
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My 17 year old Eclectus suddenly has a lame right foot. He
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Dr. Pat
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Hi, I just got a Pacific parrotlet from a breeder yesterday.
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my parakeet got his toe stuck in between bars on his cage.
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