Bird Veterinary

Have Bird Questions? Ask a Bird Specialist.

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

Related Bird Veterinary Questions
Need an avian vet to look at a picture of our budgie to
Need an avian vet to look at a picture of our budgie to assess if it needs medical attention. It seems like he is molting. … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,515 satisfied customers
Parakeet losing feathers on head and around eyes. Today. A
Uh it looks sort of tired like it doesn't have as much energy… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,515 satisfied customers
We adopted a budgie in October last year. She's always had
We adopted a budgie in October last year. She's always had watery droppings but in the last few months we noticed her chest to be enlarged. Fast forward to the last week, she's been lethargic, puffed … read more
Dr. Bryd
Dr. Bryd
Small & Exotic Animal Veterinarian
DVM
182 satisfied customers
We have a budgie that we found on the road a couple of weeks
Hi there. We have a budgie that we found on the road a couple of weeks ago. She's definitely a house bird, no one has claimed her, so we got her a cage and food and toys, and she's settled in very hap… read more
DrNickiDVM
DrNickiDVM
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
908 satisfied customers
My daughters budgie has a slight head twitch occassionally.
My daughters budgie has a slight head twitch occassionally. He still seems healthy...eating, playing, sitting on his perch. She is concerned that her bird may be sick. … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,515 satisfied customers
I'm just a bit nervous. My budgie hasn't molted. I have had
I'm just a bit nervous. My budgie hasn't molted. I have had her since September and I know she hasn't because her clipped wings don't look any different. While a budgie I got AFTER her is almost able … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,515 satisfied customers
I adopted a budgie today (with her bonded buddy) and I was
Hello! I adopted a budgie today (with her bonded buddy) and I was wondering if a extremely slight tail bob is normal for a new bird adjusting (I would say less than a mm) The owner dropped the pair of… read more
Dr. Leah Hill
Dr. Leah Hill
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary medicine
2,806 satisfied customers
My Male Alexandrine, Mr Boots, Turned 4, On the 14th of September.
My Male Alexandrine, Mr Boots, Turned 4, On the 14th of September. About 3 Months ago, Boots started Malting. My Boot, Doesn't seem to be growing any new feathers. Except for head feathers, and a few … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
44,674 satisfied customers
my female budgie has a massively enlarged/swollen bum. The
my female budgie has a massively enlarged/swollen bum. The skin is far out stretched with no feathers on them, so the skin is exposed to the cold. she is inside now with a light source providing warmt… read more
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Emergency Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
16,039 satisfied customers
My lovebird is 10 years old. She is moulting alot on her chest
My lovebird is 10 years old. She is moulting alot on her chest and back of her neck (more than normally). Is there something I should do to help her? I give her a variety of food and she gets vitamins… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
What is FRENCH MOLT. Is it a bird disease. Can it be cured.
What is FRENCH MOLT. Is it a bird disease. Can it be cured. I have 5 birds that are loosing their flight and tail feathers plus some body feathers. Please advise… read more
Dr. Jo
Dr. Jo
Veterinarian
BA
5,175 satisfied customers
Hi there ..I have a 10 yr old budgie for the past 6 odd yrs
Hi there ..I have a 10 yr old budgie for the past 6 odd yrs she has had growths and strange feathers (with like where the feather comes out from ) skin hanging down on her checks only not weepy or pus… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
chicken: months old..soft..dirty feathers below her vent..yellowish
I have a chicken who is about 17 months old and has only ever laid a few soft-shelled eggs and one enormous 'normal egg' - that was around 11 months ago with nothing since. She always has dirty feathe… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
I have a Scaly Breasted Lorrikeet about 7 y.o. with severe
I have a Scaly Breasted Lorrikeet about 7 y.o. with severe feather loss. He is perfectly healthy, robust and energetic in every other way. There is no parasites, skin problems, beak or eye problems. H… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
My budgie (yellow/green) is about 2 years old. He lives in
My budgie (yellow/green) is about 2 years old. He lives in a very large cage with a cinnamon cockatiel. They have cuttlefish, fresh water and fresh budgie and cockatiel seed every day. They also have … read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
my budgie died yesterday up to he passed away he was eating
my budgie died yesterday up to he passed away he was eating flying drinking and playing with his toys. He used to always sleep on the bottom of his cage, but the last week or so he was sleeping more h… read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
DVM
719 satisfied customers
budgie: has amber like feathers..beak..breathing faster than normal.
my budgie has XXXXX XXXXXke feathers with black spots on the main area just above his beak/nostril area. He is breathing faster than normal. I do not believe this was there in the past 2 days...give f… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
My budgie had a small amount of stool dried on his rear. I
My budgie had a small amount of stool dried on his rear. I cleaned him in warm water and have removed the blockage but he is pooping now but seems a little full in his rear area and puffy. Is there an… read more
Dr. Lisa
Dr. Lisa
Doctoral Degree
1,297 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