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My cockatiel,, recently got his wings clipped. As I was
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I have a five year old budgie, He has completely lost his
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I have a spice Finch that is approximately 4 years old. I have
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My parakeet was fine for several months until the last couple/three
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My canary was breathing heavy and making a clicking noise,
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finch: not appear well and sits & softly chirps..she throws in there
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Hi, Back in the spring I asked you about my parakeet, Lily.
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our 4-5year old budgie died this morning. He was fine when
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My parakeet seems to be hurting somehow. I have noticed hes
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lovebird: past week..habit..strangely interested..bottom of his cage
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Black Headed Caique: her cage..blanket and chirps and whistles to me
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i went to feed him he was on the bottom of his cage chirping quietly
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if a bird had an enlarged organ would that cause the bird to
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