Bird Veterinary

Have Bird Questions? Ask a Bird Specialist.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Bird Veterinary Questions
My duck lives in a cage on a bed she jumped and hit the wall
My duck lives in a cage on a bunk bed she jumped and hit the wall and landed with her wingstucked legs out behind her and her neck twisted with head upside down I picked her up and cradled her she has… read more
DrPatsyFields
DrPatsyFields
Veterinarian
Dvm
725 satisfied customers
She is a runner duck. I'm confident she has a respiratory
She is a runner duck. I'm confident she has a respiratory infection. Mouth slightly open, panting, it's a cool day where we live. I have Zithromax on hand but wanted to know what her dose would be. Sh… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
45,734 satisfied customers
I live in the north bay area of san Francisco. I have ducks
I live in the north bay area of san Francisco. I have ducks for the first time. They are in a 10x10 kennel (because of predators) with straw for footing, shavings in a large dog carrier, they sleep in… read more
DrPatsyFields
DrPatsyFields
Veterinarian
Dvm
725 satisfied customers
I have a duck that I've had for a month, maybe 3weeks old
I have a duck that I've had for a month, maybe 3weeks old when I got him or her? I have two but one one them has a cold, I think, heard sneezing and breathing heavy, today wheezing. … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Veterinarian
Avian Medicine Residency
3,510 satisfied customers
I have two ducks who have become listless and their wings
I have two ducks who have become listless and their wings have dropped, just in the last few days. I've supplemented both their water and feed with vitamin/nutrient supplements now and separated them … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Veterinarian
Avian Medicine Residency
3,510 satisfied customers
I was recently given a duck that I believe had niacin
I was recently given a duck that I believe had niacin deficiency. His little legs are bowed. I've put hkm him on vitamins and supplements but am wondering about quality of life for him if all this doe… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Veterinarian
Avian Medicine Residency
3,510 satisfied customers
This morning my Muscovy Duck (11 weeks old) popped and it is
This morning my Muscovy Duck (11 weeks old) popped and it is kind of yellowish with some dark black pieces in it. She had normal poops yesterday evening. I have been reading and I am afraid it might b… read more
DrMegan
DrMegan
Owner, Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
421 satisfied customers
0ne (out of six) of my8 week old ducks has an angel wing. It
0ne (out of six) of my8 week old ducks has an angel wing. It has been on a proper diet. We can't seem to get the tape on right to stay on … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Veterinarian
Avian Medicine Residency
3,510 satisfied customers
Help! My duck won't stand and is sticking his tongue in and
Help! My duck won't stand and is sticking his tongue in and out of his opening and closing beak … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Veterinarian
Avian Medicine Residency
3,510 satisfied customers
One of our 3 Toulouse geese keeps getting blisters on her
One of our 3 Toulouse geese keeps getting blisters on her feet and the nails are pale in color. She walks with a limp when this occurs. Our Avian vet has put her on oral antibiotics (metronidazole) bu… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
45,734 satisfied customers
I live in a co-op and my neighbor agreed to take a duckling
I live in a co-op and my neighbor agreed to take a duckling that has never been in the wild. It followed her friend home in the middle of Brooklyn NY. She said it just appeared out of no where. The du… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
21,805 satisfied customers
My goose is sick, isn't eating, eyes are droopy. He still
My goose is sick, isn't eating, eyes are droopy. He still walks around alittle bit but mostly stays in his shed. He is drinking some water. He is a Chinese Crested Goose and his neck is also bent not … read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
I have a 7yr old domestic white peking duck. She has been
I have a 7yr old domestic white peking duck. She has been with us since she was a chick. She has a small growth under her back tailfeathers, you can only see it when she is wet and swimming. We origin… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
I have an 8 year old pekin female duck that had what appears
I have an 8 year old pekin female duck that had what appears to be 3 seizures today lasts about 2 minutes then seems to snap out of fit what can cause this I have not changed anything for her she is w… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
Hi there my duck I believe got hurt by a dog,...he has a open
Hi there my duck I believe got hurt by a dog,...he has a open wound about 2 inches wide and 1 1/2" long,..it isn't deep just like the surface skin area,..almost looks as thought all the feathers were … read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
I have a pair of Chinese white ducks and the female is 6 1/2
I have a pair of Chinese white ducks and the female is 6 1/2 years old she currently lays an egg a day. Occasionally she becomes ataxic/recumbant but after adding vitamins/eltrolytes to water she reco… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
I volunteer at a duck pond where we currently have 10 muscovy
I volunteer at a duck pond where we currently have 10 muscovy babies that came together. They are appx 2 1/2 months old. We released them last week from the pen into the pond, they swam and stuck toge… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
We found a baby wood duck back in july we nursed him back to
We found a baby wood duck back in july we nursed him back to health and by mircles he lived. We released him in august into our pond hoping he would hang around for the rest of summer then fly south f… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Bob

Dr. Bob

Veterinarian

2,854 satisfied customers

35 years in general practice, including avian.

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

249 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Dr. MD Stafford

Dr. MD Stafford

Veterinarian

233 satisfied customers

20 years in private practice, contract veterinarian Dickerson Park Zoo and attending veterinarian Missouri State University

Fiona Steel

Fiona Steel

Veterinarian

224 satisfied customers

BVMS MRCVS

allpetsdr

allpetsdr

Veterinarian

142 satisfied customers

I have been practicing for 10 years. I work with exotic pets, dogs, cats, small ruminants, camelids and pigs.

Dr_Kitty

Dr_Kitty

Bird Veterinarian

122 satisfied customers

Mostly experience with chickens and ducks.

Dr Gwen

Dr Gwen

Bird Veterinarian

116 satisfied customers

Over ten years of experience with pet birds, wildlife, and zoological avian collections.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x