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I had my canary for about three months and I brought him a
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About a week ago I noticed that my canary made a soft noise
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
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I have a canary. He used to sing daily. Now, he moves his
I have a canary. He used to sing daily. Now, he moves his mouth like he is trying to sing, but there is no sound. My wife thinks he may have something stuck in his throat. Is this possible? … read more
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I take my shaft tail finches and my canary outside daily,
I take my shaft tail finches and my canary outside daily, all day, in the shade. They seem itchy to me. Did I make a mistake taking them outside? … read more
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I have a canary about 1 year old, male. I bought it about 4
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I found an exhausted canary at my back door yesterday. I
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Her neck is bald and spreading to her head. Canary. 4 moths
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My male canary is tearing up scraps of newspaper and making
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I am devastated because my beautiful 3-year old canary (male)
I am devastated because my beautiful 3-year old canary (male) died today. I had just covered his cage with a blanket when I heard this noise in the cage and when I pulled the blanket there was my Osca… read more
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I purchased a pair of red factor canaries about six weeks ago
I purchased a pair of red factor canaries about six weeks ago and the male was singing the second day. I moved them into a separated cage for breeding and they are one and two years old. The male has … read more
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Doctoral Degree
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My male canary is suddenly not able to fly. The best he can
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CANARY: MY PET..SINGING BEAUTIFULLY BUT IS LOOSING SO MANY FEATHERS!
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I just bought a canary and she is 4 months old. I also own
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Canary: He looks and acts health but does not sing I have a cd i play
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Ive had a male canary for 1 week. The past 2 days There are
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Hi - I have a male canary about 2 yrs old- he use to sing
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canary: developed a pink bump on his left eye..keeps scratching..perch
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red canary - feathers are changing from deep orange to white.
red canary - feathers are changing from deep orange to white. bird appears fine - also not singing as much… read more
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