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My 6 week cockatiel sometimes cough or sneezes a bit when
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does anything help a cockatiel with kidney issues that cause
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Hi, Just bought a 6 week old Cockatiel. Got him home and put
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I rescued a baby Starling about a week ago. I estimate he is
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I have a hand-fed 2-month-old pied cockatiel that I was told
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my sons budgie has had 3 chicks of varying ages ie (1-2 weeks
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hi i have a two week old baby..nest i..little one..his back end
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Hello my baby Galah (approxiametly 7 weeks) is not eating much
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Hello , we had a one year old Cockatiel that just died this
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