Bird Veterinary

Have Bird Questions? Ask a Bird Specialist.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Bird Veterinary Questions
T has been sitting on her eggs for over 45 days. Are they
T has been sitting on her eggs for over 45 days. Are they okay … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,510 satisfied customers
I have 2 female mature black swans( no male)and 1 has been
I have 2 female mature black swans( no male)and 1 has been sitting on many eggs for probably 7-8 weeks. I hate to fight her to take the eggs so will she ultimately leave them? … read more
Thomas Windham
Thomas Windham
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
115 satisfied customers
Do hummingbirds sit on their eggs every day or only when it
Do hummingbirds sit on their eggs every day or only when it is cold? We have a nest with two eggs and the mother only comes by a couple of times a day. After the first week, she stopped sitting on the… read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
26,537 satisfied customers
We have had a pair of Doves nesting this season in our staghorn.
We have had a pair of Doves nesting this season in our staghorn. They have had two successful families, but this time one hatched yesterday and was alive but this morning two were hatched but were bot… read more
Dr. Taus
Dr. Taus
468 satisfied customers
I have wild ducks which landed in my pool and made a nest a
I have wild ducks which landed in my pool and made a nest a foot from the water. I have outdoor cats and many very active children that come to the pool. There are currently 3 eggs, but I'm afraid if … read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
26,537 satisfied customers
This is the third consecutive year that a pair of Canada geese
This is the third consecutive year that a pair of Canada geese chose our backyard to build a nest and lay eggs. Everything worked out fine for them the first two years. She laid five eggs one week ago… read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
26,537 satisfied customers
I have 2 female geese and 1 is broody and about 15 eggs.
I have 2 female geese and 1 is broody and laid about 15 eggs. We have trouble getting her off the nest to lock her up at night. She has been laying and sitting for about 6 weeks and is getting thin, h… read more
Dr. Taus
Dr. Taus
468 satisfied customers
We have a Canadian goose outside our window at work thats
We have a Canadian goose outside our window at work that's built a nest and laid 3 eggs. She pushed all of them out of the nest and we assumed they were not viable and she knew it. However, the eggs q… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
I have a sebastl white goos she came with the huse, laid one
I have a sebastl white goos she came with the huse, laid one egg abut 6 weeks ago hardly left the nest, we just threw the egg away as it was obviously not going to hatch, she now has taken over anothe… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
My goose is sitting and normally comes out at least once a
My goose is sitting and normally comes out at least once a day to drink, defecate and eat a little. For the last 3 days, she has refused to budge from her nest - her eggs are due to hatch in a couple … read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
We have a robin that has decided to build a nest on our front
We have a robin that has decided to build a nest on our front door. In the mean time she has laid 3 eggs in her nest. She has been sitting in the nest and is protecting her babies. My question is when… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
We have a call duck sitting on eggs. 3 have hatched 2 days
We have a call duck sitting on eggs. 3 have hatched 2 days ago there are about 5 more still in the nest. How long should we leave her to sit upon them. Many thanks.… read more
Fiona Steel
Fiona Steel
Veterinarian
Bachelor's Degree
224 satisfied customers
lovebirds: mated..female rarely leaves the nest..hatched
Have two peachfaced lovebirds , they have mated and the female has laid three eggs , first one about four or five weeks ago , then two more about a week later , between them they have been sitting on … read more
Dr. Hinson
Dr. Hinson
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,196 satisfied customers
Hello Dr Bob. The Embdon goose and gander have just [one week
Hello Dr Bob. The Embdon goose and gander have just [one week ago] gone to a new home having brought up 4 lovely goslings [White English type] thinking they were their own. [You may recall previous qu… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
pair of homing pigeons and the female just layed her 1st egg.
We have a pair of homing pigeons and the female just layed her 1st egg. It is very cold here, and we were wondering what to do with this situation. Will the egg hatch? Will she continue laying eggs?… read more
Dr. MD Stafford
Dr. MD Stafford
Veterinarian
DVM
233 satisfied customers
hello i found a malllard duck egg out in the open and no mother
hello i found a malllard duck egg out in the open and no mother to be in site and it was cold my little sister wanted to take it home to see if we could get it warm and hatch it .do you think the egg … read more
Dr. Jo
Dr. Jo
Veterinarian
BA
5,174 satisfied customers
We have had our Cockatiels for 2.5 years and recently they
We have had our Cockatiels for 2.5 years and recently they have laid 4 eggs. What are the chances of them hatching and later, surviving? They both are taking care of the eggs. It was surprising to me … read more
Dr. MD Stafford
Dr. MD Stafford
Veterinarian
DVM
233 satisfied customers
There is a robins nest in my carport. Last night, a strong
There is a robins nest in my carport. Last night, a strong wind blew down the hanging plant containing the eggs. When I realized this, I searched the flower bed below for any eggs that may have surviv… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 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

249 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_Kitty

Dr_Kitty

Bird Veterinarian

122 satisfied customers

Mostly experience with chickens and ducks.

Dr Gwen

Dr Gwen

Bird Veterinarian

116 satisfied customers

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

< 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