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WILD LIFE CARER AND I HAVE A FIG BIRD THAT HAS GOT YELLOW
HI, IM A WILD LIFE CARER AND I HAVE A FIG BIRD THAT HAS GOT YELLOW FLAKY SKIN IT LOOKS AS THE FEATHERS WONT GROW … read more
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we have a rainbow lorikeet that we found about a week ago who
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Dr. Pat
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I have a rainbow lorikeet it keeps biting the top of its wings
I have a rainbow lorikeet it keeps biting the top of its wings and just under the neck area and between the wings on the back. I also noticed today that it keeps ruffling its wings. Is it possible tha… read more
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Dr. Pat
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I have a rainbow lorikeet, 5years old (called Lori), and a
I have a rainbow lorikeet, 5years old (called Lori), and a scaly breasted lorikeet, 2 years old, ( called Sam) they have lived together since Sam was 4 months old. Both I hand reared from 4 weeks old.… read more
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Dr. Pat
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Hi we have a lorikeet and he has a bald patch between his shoulder
Hi we have a lorikeet and he has a bald patch between his shoulder blades, also under his wings and belly can you give me any advice please thank you… read more
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Dr. Pat
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Hello, we have a lorikeet, male, very smart, who was very healthy,
Hello, we have a lorikeet, male, very smart, who was very healthy, and these last days he refused to eat. We thought it might have been the new food, and went back to the former one. That seemed okay … read more
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Dr. Pat
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Hi We have accumulated 5 Rainbow lorikeets over the last 4
Hi We have accumulated 5 Rainbow lorikeets over the last 4 years all have been injured by cars except one who was later born in the aviary. One of the lorikeets had to have her wing amputated after be… read more
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My Rainbow Lorikeet is sick! He is normally a bit wild and
My Rainbow Lorikeet is sick! He is normally a bit wild and does not let you hold him for long. This afternoon he has sat at the bottom of his cage with his head hanging down when I picked him up he ju… read more
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Dr. Pat
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I have a rainbow lorikeet and he seem to be vomiting and is
I have a rainbow lorikeet and he seem to be vomiting and is much much quieter than normal. Iam worried about him. What could be wrong with him and what can I do? Thanks Carol… read more
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knstrand
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our red collared lorikeet started crying in pain today. i ran
our red collared lorikeet started crying in pain today. i ran out thinking he must have had his leg caught on something. he was lying across the perch on one leg with the other stiff and straight out … read more
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hi i have a runner lorrikeet i rescued about 6 months ago now
hi i have a runner lorrikeet i rescued about 6 months ago now ( i have done my research and know the cons and pros). I tamed him up and he was quite tame at one point, he has fallen of me a couple of … read more
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Hi, I live in Eltham Victoria, and i have wild Lorikeets in
Hi, I live in Eltham Victoria, and i have wild Lorikeets in my garden which i feed with wild bird seed and Necta vite. in the past 5 weeks i have recovered 6 dead birds with no sign of trauma 3 in the… read more
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Dr. Pat
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Lorikeet: my male..is in good health, has no mites and no signs..diet
One of my male rainbowlorikeets has a bunch of missing neck feathers. The Lorikeet is in good health, has no mites and no signs of illness. I have tried increased vitamins in the rainbow lorikeets die… read more
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Dr. Pat
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Doctoral Degree
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One of my Rainbow Lorikeets is constantly drinking water &
One of my Rainbow Lorikeets is constantly drinking water & regurgitating it back up. Its feathers are fluffed up somewhat. The bird doesn't look well & the other bird is showing obvious signs of conce… read more
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lorikeet: pecking..My vet says he does not have mites but he acts
I have a rainbow lorikeet. Most nights my bird suddenly lets out a large screech and starts pecking furiously at his body. My vet says he does not have mites but he acts like he does.… read more
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Dr. Bob
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Doctoral Degree
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our rainbow lorikeet keeps having what seems to be fits, where
our rainbow lorikeet keeps having what seems to be fits, where it seems like something startles him and he flies around hitting the sides and bottom of the cage even lying on the floor of the cage.the… read more
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Dr. Pat
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Hi! Ive got a Lorikeet issue. Not sure if it is worth going
Hi! I've got a Lorikeet issue. Not sure if it is worth going to the vet yet, so first I wanted to ask you. 2 Days ago I saw that my lori's eye lids were stuck on her right eye. After she did some thin… read more
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Hi there my lorikeet has started sneezing, how should I treat
Hi there my lorikeet has started sneezing, how should I treat him, do they have a tendency to get chills… read more
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