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I think that my hen has sour crop. She hasn't eaten much for
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My baby cockatiels crop is inflated and full of air, no food!
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My black sex link, approx 2 years old didnt eat in the morning
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I have a small flock of 5 silkie chickens, one of which seems
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yesterday our chicken that is about 1 year died suddenly -
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Hi, We are handraising two baby galahs - we were told they
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Hello my baby Galah (approxiametly 7 weeks) is not eating much
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I have a 5 week old Cockatiel I have been hand rearing for
I have a 5 week old Cockatiel I have been hand rearing for the last three weeks since the mother left if. It has been doing ok till the last few days it's crop seems to look full all the time and it i… read more
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