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We have a budgie that keeps plucking her feathers around the
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My budgie not responsive but still breathing. Just noticed
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Budgies. For 3-4 hours today. Name is greenie, she is 6
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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My budgie is no longer active. She is constantly sleeping,
My budgie is no longer active. She is constantly sleeping, all fluffed. She is also scratching her face all the time, rubbing it against anything she can find. She often makes a regurgitating motion b… read more
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My daughter got a budgie for her birthday and the bird seems
Hello my daughter got a budgie for her birthday and the bird seems to be sleeping a lot and it's droppings are more watery than when she first got it,we live in a small town and the only vet here is n… read more
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
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I recently bought a small baby budgie. I noticed she has
Hi, i recently bought a small baby budgie. I noticed she has hi stuck on her bum sometimes. She seems ok otherwise. … read more
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
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We have a pet budgie and it is acting a bit strange. We
Hello. We have a pet budgie and it is acting a bit strange. … read more
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
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We've had a budgie for 30 days that we got from Petco. He
We've had a budgie for 30 days that we got from Petco. He won't move during the day. He sits on a perch for hours and never plays with anything. He will sing when we're watching TOV … read more
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,517 satisfied customers
Feather plucking. He's had a 5-cent size bald area around
He's caged together with another budgie now, and I bought them a week ago. They seem to be cleaning/plucking feathers quite often but I don't see other bald areas except the tent… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,517 satisfied customers
I have a budgie approx 3 years old, caged by itself but
I have a white budgie approx 3 years old, caged by itself but right next to another pair. 2 weeks ago I noticed she was sleeping alot with feathers ruffled but when I would go to the cage she would sm… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
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My male zebra finch is plucking my female zebra finche's
My male zebra finch is plucking my female zebra finche's feathers. It started around her neck, and today he began to pluck some from her back. I have had them for over three years and I never had a pr… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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44,734 satisfied customers
My budgie is running around in circles at the bottom of the
Hi Pat. My budgie is running around in circles at the bottom of the cage and her head keeps going to one side as if she is drunk/dizzy. She also keeps looking up at her perches and is trying to get up… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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I have a female budgerigar who constantly plucks her
I have a female budgerigar who constantly plucks her feathers, she has pretty much removed them all from her legs and chest. She is in the same cage as a male that does not pluck at all. We have tried… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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Bob. I am very worried about my little budgie Kiki when I
Hi Dr. Bob. I am very worried about my little budgie Kiki when I got her from a pet shop she had a crusty looking nose I'm not sure of the proper name for the nose, anyway I thought it maybe mites so … read more
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Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
My 18 month male budgie has had runny poo for about 6 weeks
My 18 month male budgie has had runny poo for about 6 weeks now. He is also fluffed up most of the time, he still talks but is nowhere near as happy as he used to be. I have taken him to the Vet twice… read more
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Dr. Bob
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Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
Would be most grateful for advice. Budgie (male); age nine
Would be most grateful for advice. Budgie (male); age nine & half years, - for last couple of weeks has been squeaking when breathing/flying; weak when flying; poor balance but sitting at bottom of ca… read more
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Dr. Gardner
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Doctoral Degree
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Budgie, 8 years old, started plucking feathers out of stomach
Budgie, 8 years old, started plucking feathers out of stomach few weeks ago. Stopped, but suddenly today, has a large (size of a large pea) red lump at rectum. She seems very sick (fluffy feathers, an… read more
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Dr. Bob
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Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
although i mite spray my budgie he still keeps pulling his
although i mite spray my budgie he still keeps pulling his feathers out he keeps having "fits of plucking" as if something is biting him this has been going on for a couple of months… read more
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ukexoticvet
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