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We have a male parakeet approximately 11 years old..just
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I just brought home a parakeet about one week ago.. he has
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He is a cockatiel and his tail feathers have started growing
He is a cockatiel and his tail feathers have started growing in at funny angles. I noticed a gap where there should be a tail feather and isn't. When I turned him upside down and separated his feather… read more
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I just got a new parakeet, and I'm worried she is sick. When
I just got a new parakeet, and I'm worried she is sick. When I first brought her home, she had runny droppings which I attributed to stress, but now she whistles when she breathes fast. Because she is… read more
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My Chihuahua ripped my parakeets tail out. Will he live without
My Chihuahua ripped my parakeets tail out. Will he live without a tail? Will it grow back? His rear end is raw. What do I do for him?… read more
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Our parakeet, Sunny, has recently quit vocalizing (within the
Our parakeet, Sunny, has recently quit vocalizing (within the last 3-4 weeks). She's not molting, otherwise acts normal, playing with her toys, eating well, drinking, and her poop looks normal. Severa… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
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My pet red rumped parakeet, Kiwi, just died yesterday, completely
My pet red rumped parakeet, Kiwi, just died yesterday, completely by surprise. He showed no signs of illness. I have had Kiwi for about a year now. I really don't know how old he was since I purchased… read more
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My parakeet is 10 years old. In the past 7 days she began
My parakeet is 10 years old. In the past 7 days she began to stand on one leg and holding it tight to her body. Now that seems to have abated. She is eating but her behavior has changed. She is quiet,… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
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Doctoral Degree
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My white parakeet,her name is XXXXX XXXXX a black ring around
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Dr. Pat
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I have a parakeet that has a very swollen abdomen that is turning
I have a parakeet that has a very swollen abdomen that is turning purple and causing her feet to turn blue. She doesn't have her tail feather which was the first thing I noticed and she seemed to be p… read more
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my parakeet tail feather broke I pulled it out becaude it would have been very short i
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Dr. Bob
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my parakeet is all puffed up just one day i think he caught
my parakeet is all puffed up just one day i think he caught a chill power went off last night for one hour we are having a snow storm . the bird is about 3yrs old… read more
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My parakeet has good color and seems to be in good health other
My parakeet has good color and seems to be in good health other than the fact that his long wing feathers are curling on the end. This is causing him some difficulty in flight. This is very recent. He… read more
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Dr. Bob
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My first little parakeet died yesterday. I purchased him 2
My first little parakeet died yesterday. I purchased him 2 years ago at an independent pet store. After about a year I added another parakeet to the cage without any problems. Both learned to get alon… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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I had three birds up untill this morning. Two parakeets and
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Dr. Bob
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parakeet: My female..her wings and it looks kind of thin..in same cage
My female parakeet is constantly scratching under wings etc, i have noticed some spotting under her wings and it looks kind of thin, i believe my parakeet is a stressful bird so i don't know if she ha… read more
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Dr. Bob
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Hi, Back in the spring I asked you about my parakeet, Lily.
Hi, Back in the spring I asked you about my parakeet, Lily. She now seems to be fine. I guess she was just grieving over her lost buddy. Now I have two parakeet brothers that act like a couple. They a… read more
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Dr. Lisa
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hen: laying..her belly..as is the skin under her tail and vent..egg
my hen, I think, may be laying internally. The skin on her belly is bare and red as is the skin under her tail and vent. She also has a egg size lump between her legs. She acts normal, eating and drin… read more
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