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A wild junco seems to have a main wing feather sticking out
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Dr G
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I found an injured bird in the backyard. It appears to have
I found an injured bird in the backyard. It appears to have a broken leg and wing. How do I help it heal. I'm not sure what type of bird it is but it is a smaller sized one. Perhaps a wren or sparrow.… read more
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My cockatiel, Birdy, who does not have clipped wing feathers, suffered a night fright abou
My cockatiel, Birdy, who does not have clipped wing feathers, suffered a night fright about 10 days ago. He thrashed around the bottom of the cage and got his wing stuck and all of the long wing feath… read more
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Dr. Dan
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I work at a lumber mill and I came across a wild bird that
I work at a lumber mill and I came across a wild bird that has a broken wing. I'm not sure what to do can you help?… read more
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Dr. Bob
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hi I have a bird who went to the emergency vet today. the
hi I have a bird who went to the emergency vet today. the vet on staff was not a bird specialist but the only vet open. My bird was bleeding under her wing. The vet said she broke a blood vessel. the … read more
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SOMTHING FELL ON MY BIRD NOW HE IS HOLDING HIS LEFT WING UP
SOMTHING FELL ON MY BIRD NOW HE IS HOLDING HIS LEFT WING UP AND OUT.HE RETRACTS IT ALL THE WAY IN AT TIMES ,AND CANT FLY. I HELD HIM AND MOVED IT IN AND OUT AND IT FEELS OK BUT HE CANT MOVE IT TO WELL… read more
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I found a Cedar Waxwing with an injured wing. He eats well
I found a Cedar Waxwing with an injured wing. He eats well and even sings, but the left wing is drooping. The injury is at the shoulder, but no bone is protruding. Is it possible that it will heal by … read more
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Dr. Pat
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Doctoral Degree
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My cockatiel bird cannot move his left wing. It suddenly
Hello. My cockatiel bird cannot move his left wing. It suddenly happened (17 days ago), even there were before some signals that something is happening with his wing. About month and a half he fell ve… read more
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My budgie is limpy. He cant stay on the twig without falling
My budgie is limpy. He can't stay on the twig without falling off immidiately. I felt both of his legs, joints and strength. They seem identical and nothing out of places. however, his rt knee is slig… read more
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My male Cockatiel (5yrs) has been injured on his right wing,
My male Cockatiel (5yrs) has been injured on his right wing, actually it looks like it has a hole in it (could provide photos if needed), he was obviously attacked by something during the night thru t… read more
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I have a baby dove approximately 5 wks old. When he was brought
I have a baby dove approximately 5 wks old. When he was brought to me he had to be pretty new born. He had no feathers, just yellow fuzz. I have raised him for 5 weeks, starting with an eyedropper to … read more
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goose: on the river (next to the house) with a broken wing
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Hi,I own 2 cockatiels (both male) aged around 1 year. They
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Dr. Bob
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My 15 yr old cockatiel injured his wing 3 weeks ago. At first
My 15 yr old cockatiel injured his wing 3 weeks ago. At first I thought it was only a broken blood feather(feather was pulled), but he also had some trauma to the wing itself. He was healing well for … read more
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Dr. Dan
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parakeet: brought home..him hopping..cage walking up and down our arms
we just brought home a baby parakeet. In just two days my son and I had him hopping on our fingers. The next day he was out of the cage walking up and down our arms. Well the parakeet seems to have in… read more
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Dr. Dan
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there is a sea gull that needs to be rescued. How shall i go
there is a sea gull that needs to be rescued. How shall i go about setting it's left wing? It just hangs there, and the creature cannot fly. I would care to act without injuring the bird. Thankyou… read more
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parrot: fell onto my yard, it had a wing injury..eating well..drooping
a week ago a monk parrot fell onto my yard, it had a wing injury, it's been caged and eating well....the injuried shoulder is now aligned with the other, but from wrist down, is drooping still....migh… read more
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Dr. Pat
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