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I have a 20ish year old cockatiel that is on the heavier
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I have 2 chickens that appear to have now missing nails and
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My five month old African grey seems to be favoring her right foot. An
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My cockatiel, Joey, got scared by a rat two nights ago (even
My cockatiel, Joey, got scared by a rat two nights ago (even though he was covered up). He got quite a fright, and it looks as though he has broken a toenail off his foot. There was quite a bit of blo… read more
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my cockatiel injured her foot somehow three days ago and i
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Good Morning. I have a 6 mos. Cockatiel. Very active. Was fine
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My conure bit off my parrotlets long toe just behind the nail.
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