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I have a canary and he has lost all of his neck feathers.
I have a canary and he has lost all of his neck feathers … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
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DVM
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Im over at my moms and her canary is sitting at the bottom
Hi! Im over at my moms and her canary is sitting at the bottom of the cage. When i was over yesterday he did the same. At the time i thought it was because of his feet...the nails were so very long an… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
36,826 satisfied customers
He has lost feather around his neck and head. He does not
He has lost feather around his neck and head. He does not sit around all puffed up, he is eating and drinking well, he is chirping. Before the molt he was singing a lot, He is not singing now. He is a… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
36,826 satisfied customers
My canary seems happy and sings, but after loosing almost
my canary seems happy and sings, but after loosing almost all of his feathers from his neck over the last 3 months, now he is loosing many feathers from the rest of his body. I am giving him plenty of… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
36,826 satisfied customers
My female canary, 2 1/2 yrs old, lost all her feathers only
My female canary, 2 1/2 yrs old, lost all her feathers only at the back of her neck. The rest of her feathers look dull in color. Her activity is normal. This is been the case for 6 months. I have use… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
My canary is VERY OLD. He also has one & 1/2 legs! He still
My canary is VERY OLD. He also has one & 1/2 legs! He still sings but not as much as he used to. But h does try daily. He still eats very well. When I adopted him (I've had him for over a year) he had… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
CANARY: MY PET..SINGING BEAUTIFULLY BUT IS LOOSING SO MANY FEATHERS!
I BOUGHT MY CANARY A WEEK AGO FROM MY PET STORE. HE IS SINGING BEAUTIFULLY BUT IS LOOSING SO MANY FEATHERS! HE IS ALWAYS PRUNING HIMSELF, EXCEPT WHEN SINGING.. SURE HOPE NOTHING IS WRONG. HE SEEMS VER… read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
DVM
719 satisfied customers
Hi, I have a parisXXXXX XXXXX frill canary, bought him last year
Hi, I have a parisXXXXX XXXXX frill canary, bought him last year from a very reputable breeder at this very same time, have had him a year he is an 2010 baby, he sang wonderfully when i brought him ho… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
MY CANARY, NOT A YEAR OLD ,HAS BEEN MOLTING SINCE THE END OF
MY CANARY, NOT A YEAR OLD ,HAS BEEN MOLTING SINCE THE END OF APRIL! HE EATS WELL,BUT SOMETIMES HE CURLS UP IN A BALL-LIKE STANCE. I LIVE IN FLORIDA WHERE IT IS USUALLY WARM MOST OF THE YEAR. I'M WORRI… read more
Dr. Hinson
Dr. Hinson
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,196 satisfied customers
I have a hand raised canary. He frequently has free flight
I have a hand raised canary. He frequently has free flight of my house. He just went through a heavy early molt. He eats normally, droppings appear normal, but he is sitting low on hhis limb and has s… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
canary: was 3 months old when I brought him home at the end of october
I have a young canary . They said he was 3 months old when I brought him home at the end of October. He was so happy the first month. I have a canary cd which was helping him sing. Peeped all day.. th… read more
Dr. Lisa
Dr. Lisa
Doctoral Degree
1,297 satisfied customers
Ive had a male canary for 1 week. The past 2 days There are
I've had a male canary for 1 week. The past 2 days There are many feathers in the cage. Enough to notice their absence on his body shape. I keep canary food, fresh water, and offer veggies or fruit da… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
canary: puffed up..given a treatment at the vets office for mites
Why would a male canary stand puffed up ? He is eating and drinking regularly. He was given a treatment at the vet's office for mites as he had been picking at his own stomach and top of legs. The vet… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
My canary has always sung beautifully. He recently molted
My canary has always sung beautifully. He recently molted even his tail feathers. He is only chirping now occasionally and is not singing. What do I need to do to assist him in singing again. He gets … read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
Lovebird: recular activity, he started to appear lethargic & sleepy
Our Lovebird got sick at around 7PM last night. We always let him out every afternoon for a few hours of play & affection since he is a hand-raised bird & is very happy to be out with us. After a coul… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
Hi - I have a male canary about 2 yrs old- he use to sing
Hi - I have a male canary about 2 yrs old- he use to sing beautifully but for the last few months he has stopped singing - he now chirps and looks like he is trying to sing but nothing comes out - he … read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
red canary - feathers are changing from deep orange to white.
red canary - feathers are changing from deep orange to white. bird appears fine - also not singing as much… read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
DVM
719 satisfied customers
Hello, My Canary looks OK, but he has stopped singing cept
Hello, My Canary looks OK, but he has stopped singing 'cept for peeps & an occasional chirp. He's sitting on the floor of the cage in the daytime & sitting on his perches at nite. He is eating, hasn't… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
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25+ years working primarily or exclusively with birds

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