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Today I noticed a big difference in his behavior: not
Today I noticed a big difference in his behavior: not talkative, constant shaking, he laid at the bottom of his cage (on his back) for just a minute, he has popped much, not eating or drinking much He… read more
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August Abbott, CAS
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We have a cockatiel we just got from a pet store three days
We have a young cockatiel we just got from a pet store three days ago. She is eating well and drinking, very inquisitive, and playful, but she seems to take a lot of naps, 3-4 a day. The store said sh… read more
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Dr. G
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I have a 15 year old cockatiel, she was a runt with deformed
Hi, I have a 15 year old cockatiel, she was a runt with deformed legs and her mother wouldn't care for her so she was hand fed by the pet store keeper in the year before we got her, she has a messed u… read more
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August Abbott, CAS
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My cockatiel has 2 feathers growing in at an odd angle. The
Hi, my cockatiel has 2 feathers growing in at an odd angle … read more
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DocFes
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I just bought a linnie parakeet the breeder told me to give
I just bought a linnie parakeet the breeder told me to give him mimi roudy bush crumble and cockatiel seed they said they didnt recommend parakeet seed. I just wanted to know what the best diet is for… read more
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Dr. Bob
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My 3 years old male Cockatiel prefer sleeping on a small cushion
My 3 years old male Cockatiel prefer sleeping on a small cushion placed on his cage floor rather than on a perch. He eats well, very active and droppings are normal. He had a heavy metal poisoning 2 y… read more
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Dr. Dan
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My cockatiel is about 11 years old. He has always spent some
My cockatiel is about 11 years old. He has always spent some time at the bottom of the cage in the corner under his food looking out the crack at the bottom, but now he spend most of his time in this … read more
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Dr. Bob
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canary: started losing her feather on one side of her neck
I'm a relatively new canary owner(1.5 yrs). One of my birds started losing her feather on one side of her neck. At first I thought she was molting. I consulted a month later with my regular vet who ag… read more
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Veterinarian101
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Have a parakeet, approximately 5 years old. Lately, his feathers
Have a parakeet, approximately 5 years old. Lately, his feathers have been 'fluffed' up, his eyes are much smaller in size, and he seems to be sitting lower on his favorite perch. Also, I don't see as… read more
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Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
cockatiel: last couple of days he has been sleeping a lot..cage..drink
I have had my cockatiel for 6 years and he would never come out until 6 weeks ago. The last couple of days he has been sleeping a lot on the bottom of his cage but still climbing up to eat and drink. … read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
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Doctoral Degree
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Cockatiel: hiss and bite when we come near his cage..great companion
Hi, Our hand raised, Peach Face Cockatiel has been with us for almost 2.5 years now. He is a lovely bird but he continues to hiss and bite when we come near his cage. Once he steps onto me, however, h… read more
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Dr. Pat
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I have a hand raised canary. He frequently has free flight
I have a hand raised canary. He frequently has free flight of my house. He just went through a heavy early molt. He eats normally, droppings appear normal, but he is sitting low on hhis limb and has s… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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My peach faced love bird seemes to be vomiting onto one of
My peach faced love bird seemes to be vomiting onto one of his toys. There does not appear to be any other signs of distress.Should I be concerned? What would you recomend?… read more
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Dr. Pat
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Doctoral Degree
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hi i,m in a panic my cockatiel has been poorly for a couple
hi i,m in a panic my cockatiel has been poorly for a couple of days and appears to to have become worse today he did not eat yesterday and has been seeking attentton wich is not usual .he is not eatin… read more
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Dr. Bob
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Doctoral Degree
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budgie: vet today as recommended (not avian vet..matted..feathers
Hello, I took my budgie to the vet today as recommended (not avian vet though she sees plenty of birds). His stools were thoroughly tested and came out completely clear. The vet did find that his vent… read more
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Dr. Pat
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Doctoral Degree
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cockatiel: eggs that arent viable as I know this is hard on her
1. I have a foster cockatiel and she is laying an egg every 2, 3 or 4 days. I don't want her to continue to lay eggs that aren't viable as I know this is hard on her. I also have a male parottlet who … read more
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Doctoral Degree
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my 5 year old cockatiel has been under vet care for the last
my 5 year old cockatiel has been under vet care for the last two years for feather plucking. she has been tested for mites, given avimix, antibiotics and environment changes and she is still contantly… read more
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Dr. Lisa
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cockatiel: 15-year old..year old male..wing..fallen out and are bloody
I have a 15-year old male cockatiel who has no tail feathers and appears to have a broken wing. The tail feathers have all fallen out and are bloody at the tips where they came out of his skin. He doe… read more
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Dr. Lisa
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