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My birds foot claw has been turning black. It started with
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Scott Perry
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Im over at my moms and her canary is sitting at the bottom
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Our bird hurt its nail and now the nail seems to be curved
Hi our bird hurt its nail and now the nail seems to be curved in and it's bleeding a bit. He can fly but he won't stand on that leg. What can we do? … read more
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her toe nail digit got bitten off last eve, bleeding stopped,
her toe nail digit got bitten off last eve, bleeding stopped, what first aid for this … read more
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my pet canary has grown a very long, curvy back nail on one
my pet canary has grown a very long, curvy back nail on one of his feet. Can I safely trim it some, and how short? His other foot is deformed, so the nail on it is not a problem.… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
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My bird landed on my car keys and somehow got stuck. When I
My bird landed on my car keys and somehow got stuck. When I pulled him out, he squealed VERY loudly. Shortly after I noticed his claw looked raw, and was bleeding badly. WHat do I do?!?!… read more
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Why are my canarys legs scaley? I have tried rubbing vaseline
Why are my canary's legs scaley? I have tried rubbing vaseline on them after trimming the nails but it doesn't seem to help.… read more
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Dr:D
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bird: claws..as some have begun to curl up, but I am afraid..corn
I want to clip the claws of my bird {african grey}, as some have begun to curl up, but I am afraid to go to close to the vein..I have corn starch from a bird vet here she told me, if I error, and that… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
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Hi I Have to trim the nails of a parrot which is badly overgrown.
Hi I Have to trim the nails of a parrot which is badly overgrown. The problem is that I have only one day to do it in and as there is no vet in the area to help I have offered to do it but I do realis… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
hens: I expected to house 7 in one coop designed for 15
I have 4 Rhode Island Red hens. I expected to house 7 in one coop designed for 15 but the evil little hens killed off three of their peers. They turned on each other -- no top hen. So my remaining bir… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
Canary: s has its left side beak thats growing irregularly
Hello, I have a Canary Bird tha's has it's left side beak that's growing irregularly. It's grows longer upward than the right side. I have tried cutting it in order to make it level but it keeps on gr… read more
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Dr. Hinson
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Doctoral Degree
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my chicken caught her nail/talon in something and it is now
my chicken caught her nail/talon in something and it is now it looks like the nail may comming off quite near the base of the toe its also bleeding, she doesnt seem to bothered. but it looks painfull.… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
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Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
chickens: they went anywhere as Ive had no confirmation nor reply
Hello! I asked a question regarding chickens and featherpicking this morning, and received a good answer from Dr. Bob. I had subsequent question and submitted them, but have no idea if they went anywh… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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One of my canarys nails was just trimmed too short and there
One of my canary's nails was just trimmed too short and there is apparent soreness, as he is wanting to stand on only one foot. Also, the vein in the leg looks quite red. How long should I wait for th… read more
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Dr. Pat
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Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
I have a conure bird who has a claw that is growing in a complete
I have a conure bird who has a claw that is growing in a complete circle into his foot what do I do to fix it or rather how do I go about fixing it??… read more
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Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
canary: let his claws grow too long in which some was curled a little.
I have a male red factor canary born 4-5-2005. I have let his claws grow too long in which some was curled a little. I have been putting extra hours at work and did not notice until a week ago. When I… read more
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Dr. Pat
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Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
Hello, My daughter is keen on getting canaries. While Im
Hello, My daughter is keen on getting canaries. While I'm happy to get them, we have had problems with birds in the past, when she had cockatiels and the first two died of psittacosis, and the third o… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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Sun Conure: clipped..he seemed fine..noticed blood on his rope perch
Hi.. Yesterday my 7month old Sun Conure got its toenails clipped at a bird farm. When i brought him home he seemed fine but stressed and i did not notice any blood in his carrier or on his toes. About… read more
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