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 a Pekin duck and for the past couple of months, his
I have a Pekin duck and for the past couple of months, his right foot has been declining in functionality. Before he could would still use it as normal, now he doesn't even try too. I've taken him to … read more
DrRachelM
DrRachelM
Licensed Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
290 satisfied customers
I would like to relocate a 12yr old male Mallard duck
i would like to relocate a 12yr old male Mallard duck (Max)?? Can i do that? … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,478 satisfied customers
I have two Silver Appleyards that are almost 3 mos old. They
I have two Silver Appleyards that are almost 3 mos old. They both seemed to be getting around fine with the rest of the flock as of a couple of days ago. The following symptoms occurred in the first o… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
51,863 satisfied customers
I have a duck that has trouble walking around with the flock
I have a duck that has trouble walking around with the flock so I brought in my house and put in a tote to keep stationary … read more
DavidH1117
DavidH1117
Director of Animal Health
DVM
580 satisfied customers
You helped with my Runteez in the past with his swollen hock
Hi Dr. Smith,So, you helped with my Runteez in the past with his swollen hock joint due to perosis. With great sadness, the infection in his tendons went to his bloodstream and I had to let him go. He… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,478 satisfied customers
My adult daughter is asking me if a female mallard, who has
My adult daughter is asking me if a female mallard, who has only one foot, she spied in a pond near her home will be able to fly to migrate this winter. … read more
Dr. Jo
Dr. Jo
Veterinarian
BA
5,970 satisfied customers
I have a duck that started limping one day last week, but
I have a duck that started limping one day last week, but was fine after a couple of days. Wednesday I noticed that he was limping again and sitting down a lot. Today he is making a bit of a noise whe… read more
DoctorMike
DoctorMike
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
10,932 satisfied customers
3 month old Peking duck. Was perfectly normal but about 5
3 month old Peking duck. Was perfectly normal but about 5 days ago he was stumbling and couldn't walk. I brought him to the vet and no leg injuries were found. She mainly sees cats and dogs so didn't … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,478 satisfied customers
I found her the other day in her bed without the others
Hello! So i found her the other day in her bed without the others panting and beak was very hot to touch. She also was lame and legs were very stiff. My son had forgotten to put the water back in coop… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,478 satisfied customers
What are the recommendations for a 5 week old Pekin with wry
What are the recommendations for a 5 week old Pekin with wry neck? He eats Purina poultry starter mixed with duck all life stages food along with peas. Brewers yeast and Nutri Drench a few drops per d… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,478 satisfied customers
I am raising mallard and pekin ducks since hatched. They are
I am raising mallard and pekin ducks since hatched. They are 10 weeks old now and the mallards are flying to the pond each morning when I let them out of their pen. Today however, my dog got one of th… read more
Dr. Steph
Dr. Steph
Doctoral Degree
22 satisfied customers
We have a large pecking with bumblefoot. I have a large
We have a large pecking with bumblefoot. I have a large collection of antibiotics. What is safe? I have DACVIM FOR DOGS, CLINDAMYCIN, ciprofloxacin, amoxicillin, doxycycline, sulfammethoxazole. What d… read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
1,757 satisfied customers
My son and daugther in law got two Pekin ducks in the
My son and daugther in law got two Pekin ducks in the spring, P.S. we have them on our property, we have a big pond for them, we bring them in every night to a dry clean safe pen, we feed them duck fo… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
22,372 satisfied customers
My four month old female pekin has become weak in the legs x
My four month old female pekin has become weak in the legs x 2 days. Male pekin had become aggressive with food and pecking my feet. She stopped eating. She had fallen & he will stand on her & knead h… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
51,863 satisfied customers
Hello,I have 2 pet ducks about 4 months old, a Khaki Campbell
Hello, I have 2 pet ducks about 4 months old, a Khaki Campbell and a Pekin Duck, I have recently (within the last week) noticed that on the Pekin ducks right foot, his toe nails have gone. At the end … read more
DrRalston
DrRalston
Associate Veterinarian, NBVME & CSBVM
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
2,121 satisfied customers
I have two wobbly ducks, large silver appleyards, 22 weeks
I have two wobbly ducks, large silver appleyards, 22 weeks old. Eating and drinking happily. They are also active and alert, swimming with no problems. They are having problems controlling their legs.… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
My first Budgie is 3 yrs old, I have one other Budgie 1 yr
My first Budgie is 3 yrs old, I have one other Budgie 1 yr old. This is the second time I have had 2 birds at the same time. They are free to fly around two times per day, AM & PM My oldest Budgie has… read more
Dr. Elaine
Dr. Elaine
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,371 satisfied customers
ducks: pet..mixed..are males and the cross was hatched from an egg.
We have 2 pet ducks (one Pekin and one mixed, possible aylesbury cross with Indian Runner). Both are males and the cross was hatched from an egg. He was reared in the home and was with us all the time… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 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. Bob

Dr. Bob

Veterinarian

2,854 satisfied customers

35 years in general practice, including avian.

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

261 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

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

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 Gwen

Dr Gwen

Bird Veterinarian

122 satisfied customers

Over 22 years of experience with pet birds, wildlife, and zoological avian collections.

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