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My lovebird recently started laying eggs again. She is a chronic
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Dear Doctor, I have female lovebirds, age 12+ years old
Dear Doctor, I have female lovebirds, age 12+ years old who is trying to lay an egg but she seems to have difficulties. Her behind is swelled and on the dark side. I just noticed it this morning. I st… read more
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can a vet please call me at XXXXXXXXXX asap. my quaker parrot
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My female lovebird is sitting back on her legs and has mobility
My female lovebird is sitting back on her legs and has mobility problems. The ligaments appear loose and she has difficulty gripping. It started on one leg but now has spread to the other. She had bee… read more
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hi there, my name is XXXXX XXXXX have been given a pair of peachfaced lovebirds and about 2 months ago they started to breed, about 3 weeks later on the 7 april she started to lay eggs, she has 8 eggs… read more
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cockatiel: protruding..one side only and he has no hair on this spot
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7 months old..enlarged nasal..no discharge, she eats & drinks well
Dear Vet, I have a R.I.R. pullet about 7 months old that I have aquired. She appears to have an enlarged nasal area. There is no discharge, she eats & drinks well. Any idea what that might be and the … read more
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lovebird: lay..straining hard and her bottom is swollen.
I have a 5 year old lovebird that I think is trying to lay an egg. She has been at it for over an hour, and I am worried the egg may be stuck. She is straining hard and her bottom is swollen. At 1 in … read more
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a friends budgie has what looks like a tumor/growth that is
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Hello My lovebird has recently layed an egg & we can see
Hello My lovebird has recently layed an egg & we can see that she has another one about to come out. It has been a couple of days since we noticed the bump & she still hasn't layed it. She is not in a… read more
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chickens: I think she laid a soft egg yesterday..cough..runny nose
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My lovebird whose name now is Georgina, laid an egg last week,
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Our Rhode Island Red hen of 9 months old has not laid an egg
Our Rhode Island Red hen of 9 months old has not laid an egg for over one week. She has a build up of feces on her vent feathers. Closer inspection showed a almond -sized "beige" colored ball. This wa… read more
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My Lovebird seems to be blocked possibly from an egg within,
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I have a female Cockatiel. Roughly 5 years old. She is Picking
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