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Hello, I have a bird and I noticed he is losing feathers around his eyes, slowly but gradually and I am not sure how to help him

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the bird's name and age?

When I moved to my new place he came with the property, his name is ***** ***** I am not sure his age, he may be a few years

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the bird?

Hes outdoors in a cage

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Bird Veterinary
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Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today. I do apologize that your question was not answered before. Different experts come online at various times; I just came online, read about your wee one’s situation, and wanted to help.

How long has he had these signs?

Any discharge or changes to the eyes?

What is Snow fed?

Can you take a photo so I can see what you are seeing? To post it, you can use the paper clip button on the tool bar above the text box (last icon). Or if you cannot see that, then post it on any site (ie Flickr, Photobucket, Imgr Instagram, etc) & paste the link here for me.

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