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My parrot fell off his perch. Now he is laying down on one side and breathing has speed up. What should I do?
Submitted: 3 years ago.Category: Bird Veterinary
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Bird Veterinarian: Dr.D, Bird Veterinarian replied 3 years ago
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Hello there, I just saw your question. Sorry for the delay.Do you still need assistance ?Is this an African Grey or another breed ? How is he now ? What do you feed him with ? Is he always in his cage or free in the house ?I will be online one more hour. Sorry for the trouble again.
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago

Thanks Dr. D,

I am sorry that I didn't get back to you in time but I panicked before I received your response and tried to take Tweety to the 24 hr vet. He had a died in my hands before I could get to the car.

Bird Veterinarian: Dr.D, Bird Veterinarian replied 3 years ago
I am sorry to hear that you have lost your beloved bird. We usually consider lack of Calcium, Lead poisoning, atherosclerosis, acute trauma in birds who fell off his perch. I am sorry I could not assist you .
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