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I have rare English budgie with sore eye. I flushed with my
I have rare English budgie with sore eye. I flushed with my eye drops. Probbly should have not, white of eye is red but no visable damage to retina? … read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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My parakeet has fluffed up feathers and is oprning and shutting
My parakeet has fluffed up feathers and is oprning and shutting her eyes. She is not singing much less than usual . It has turned vey cold-a sharp drop in temp. today and yesterday. maybe she is cold.… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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I live in Darwin and my budgie sounds like it is having trouble
I live in Darwin and my budgie sounds like it is having trouble breathing. He has little energy and is sitting on he bottom of the cage. I have taken him out of the cage and he seem to be a it better,… read more
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Have a girl budgie who is losing feathers around her bottom
Have a girl budgie who is losing feathers around her bottom area, 3 other budgies in cage, no one else affected?… read more
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Dr. Dan
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I have two budgies, both female (I think). Today they started
I have two budgie's, both female (I think). Today they started to regurgitate their food then re-eating it. Is something wrong?… read more
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Dr. Elaine
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Our wonderful avian doctor expressed our budgies impacted
Our wonderful avian doctor expressed our budgie's impacted uropygeal gland 9/18/12. She diagnosed it as swollen and inflamed, though not infected. She stated that she was not able to completely expres… read more
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Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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budgie: He staggers on the perch..begun..cage he was in
I have a 2-3 year old cock budgie who appears to be drunk. He staggers on the perch and sometimes falls over. He's been getting worse over the last week and has now begun to fly crazily around the cag… read more
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Dr. Pat
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Budgies: 2 eggs..her beak is dry and she is shivering a little bit
We have 4 Budgies, 2 male and 2 female. The Budgies are in season and about 2 weeks ago the dominate female attacked the younger female, she wounded the young females face near one of her eyes, I sepa… read more
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Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
budgie: scratching..Hes eating..eating fine..usual
My budgie is having a moult but he seems to have lost more feathers & be scratching more than in previous moults. The skin that has been exposed by the lost feathers looks red. He's eating fine & stil… read more
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Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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My budgie is about 6 years old and has just lost the use of
My budgie is about 6 years old and has just lost the use of his right claw/leg and has difficulty moving around the cage. He is still eating (mainly millet) but is fluffed up and breathing deeply. Is … read more
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Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
I have a 2year old green and yellow male budgie (luigi), over
I have a 2year old green and yellow male budgie (luigi), over the last two days i have noticed that he is a little fluffed up and seem to be shaking a little, he is not off his food as i have seen him… read more
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Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
I have two budgies sharing a cage. One of these budgies seems
I have two budgies sharing a cage. One of these budgies seems to have a swollen cere.Is this a problem? She seems to be slightly listless and less competitive lately. Any thing i should be worried abo… read more
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budgies: 2 of my young females have turned quite a darker shade
Hello, I have 4 young budgies, I have noticed this morning that my boy who had a dark blue cere has started turning a very dark brown/grey colour. And 2 of my young females have turned quite a darker … read more
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Dr. Jo
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BA
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I have 2 male budgies, one is about seven and the other is
I have 2 male budgies, one is about seven and the other is 4 yrs old. On the cere of the younger one the "holes" apprear to be getting larger and irregular in size and somewhat pink in color. That app… read more
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Dr. Jaime
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budgie: from a well known large chain pet store..chirps occasionaly
Hello, about 3 weeks ago i bought my first budgie from a well known large chain pet store. From day 1 he has been eating frequently and chirps occasionaly. Other than that he is almost completely inac… read more
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Dr. Jaime
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Doctoral Degree
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My 8 year old budgie was a free flying bird except to sleep
My 8 year old budgie was a free flying bird except to sleep at night. She/he slept with another budgie and two cockatiels. We also have an orange winged amazon in another cage. Sunday moring budgie fl… read more
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Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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budgie: She usually mimics different sounds like she barks
I have a 5 year old budgie that has started to make a screaming sound. She usually mimics different sounds like she barks like our dog. But this is a new sound and I am not sure if she could be in pai… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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My budgie is losing feathers around her eyes and there is a
My budgie is losing feathers around her eyes and there is a reddish streak near one of them. Could it be mites?… read more
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Dr. Pat
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