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I have 2 lovebirds, one male and one female. the male has
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My chickens are losing their feathers they are only 11
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Yesterday my Budgie flew into the hanging fly paper strip,
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Dr. Bob- I have a female eclectus (not home yet is still
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I have a 2 year Goffin cockatoo. I bought him about 2 weeks
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hi my african grey has pulled out the feathers around his legs,
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hello, a young coal tit was caught by our cat to-day--appeared
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continuing problem with his long wing feathers for awhile.
My Tweetie is 2 years old. He has had a continuing problem with his long wing feathers for awhile. they get bent out of shape and I assume he as just doing this, perhaps because of stress. Lately I ha… read more
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