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Her foot is curled up. She will not apply pressure to it.
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Post-Doctoral Degree
116 satisfied customers
I had hit my ducks leg by accident she is now limping around
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
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She is limping and can barely apply pressure when she walks.
She is limping and can barely apply pressure when she walks. She is eating and drinking and active as much as possible. we are keeping her in the coop to limit her movement … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,429 satisfied customers
My chicken is limping on one foot with no visable injury and
my chicken is limping on one foot with no visable injury and her feathers are patchy and looks to be molting, but have been gone for several months and dont seem to be growing back … read more
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
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I have a cream legbar rooster that can't use one of his legs
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Dr. Leah Hill
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I have a seven week old green cheek conure . he/she fell about
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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
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My 17 year old Eclectus suddenly has a lame right foot. He
My 17 year old Eclectus suddenly has a lame right foot. He cannot balance on it and he cannot grasp anything the way he can with his other foot. I took him to the vet and had xrays, which were negativ… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
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I have a chicken with an injured leg, it happened over a week
I have a chicken with an injured leg, it happened over a week ago i noticed it was down on one side so I took it away from the other chickens so it can rest and recover. It is eating and drinking fine… read more
Dr. Elaine
Dr. Elaine
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Doctoral Degree
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I live in Doylestown, PA, & at 6pm today as I was taking my
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Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
My mother found a fledgling mockingbird in her driveway toda
My mother found a fledgling mockingbird in her driveway today. The adult was nearby on a tree. She brought the fledgling in the house fearing that the outside cats would get it and that it was too hot… read more
Dr Gwen
Dr Gwen
Bird Veterinarian
Post-Doctoral Degree
116 satisfied customers
Hi, My daughter brought a bird home from the barn where she
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Dr. G.
Dr. G.
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My bird took a pretty big fall, and now hes limping, hes
My bird took a pretty big fall, and now he's limping, he's holding up his injured foot most of the time and doesn't use it. He uses it slightly if he needs help hopping his way to the other side of th… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
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Doctoral Degree
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i found a blackbird on tha ground next to my dog the parents
i found a blackbird on tha ground next to my dog the parents are close by in a tree so i took bird and put in a bucket with some grass etc and hung in tree near parents they dont seem to have gone nea… read more
Dr.Fiona
Dr.Fiona
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parakeet: brought home..him hopping..cage walking up and down our arms
we just brought home a baby parakeet. In just two days my son and I had him hopping on our fingers. The next day he was out of the cage walking up and down our arms. Well the parakeet seems to have in… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
budgie: favoring his left foot... limping..out in his cage..vet visit
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Dr. Dan
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Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
I have a fledgling mockingbird, He was coping with 1 injured
I have a fledgling mockingbird, He was coping with 1 injured leg just fine, hopped, preened, ate well, "flying" 1-2 feet, jump between branches, just began pecking for gravel and small insects, huntin… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
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Doctoral Degree
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A few days ago we discovered a fledgling Robin on the ground
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Dr Gwen
Dr Gwen
Bird Veterinarian
Post-Doctoral Degree
116 satisfied customers
I have a baby mocking bird have had her 6 days, mother dead,
I have a baby mocking bird have had her 6 days, mother dead, she started flying around and today she jumped on her box and flew down and now she will not stand on her legs, could her legs be broken?… read more
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Dr Gwen
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Post-Doctoral Degree
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