Bird Veterinary

Have Bird Questions? Ask a Bird Specialist.

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

Related Bird Veterinary Questions
I found a parakeet in the road of our neighborhood a couple
I found a young parakeet in the road of our neighborhood a couple of days ago. It's friendly, and will sit on my finger to eat millet. It chirps and eats well. I put its cage next to our other parakee… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
53,122 satisfied customers
He is a parakeet and he's been not feeling good for the past
He is a parakeet and he's been not feeling good for the past day and a half-ish now … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
53,122 satisfied customers
I have a female parakeet who is unable to fly. “She” had a
“She” had a usual shedding, but on return her flight is a controlled fall. I've had her 10 years. Unfortunately a pet store bird raised on seeds. I managed only to get her to eat some peas. But the inability to fly has her crawler on the cage and many perches I placed for her to get to the food dish, water erc … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
53,122 satisfied customers
He is about one year old and has recently developed a
He is about one year old and has recently developed a 'squeak' when he breathes hard such as when he is scared or when he is exerting himself and when he is eating. The vet said he might have a respir… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
53,122 satisfied customers
I just got my parakeet 3 days ago and I noticed that his
I just got my parakeet 3 days ago and I noticed that his poop sticks to his butt feathers. I've cleaned the area with a damp wipe and he doesn't have diarrhea, but I want to make sure he's just adjust… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
53,122 satisfied customers
I found a very parakeet outside my home and she flew into my
I found a very young parakeet outside my home and she flew into my glass sliding door two times before I was able to rescue her. I have had her for about a week but she is not very active and seems to… read more
Dr Gwen
Dr Gwen
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
122 satisfied customers
Has trouble breathing and tail bobbing. My bird has been
my bird has been sneezing, tail bobbing, and squeaking when he breathes all day. … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
53,122 satisfied customers
Last night, my daughter's budgie was suddenly unable to fly.
last night, my daughter's budgie was suddenly unable to fly. at first, we thought he was molting and losing some flight feathers, but he quickly declined. he seems to be dizzy, weaving his head back a… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
53,122 satisfied customers
We got a parakeet as a family pet one week ago. Two days
Hello my name is Jennifer. We got a parakeet as a family pet one week ago. Two days after getting him my husband and I both got sick and now today we've noticed the patakeets stool is runny and lighte… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
53,122 satisfied customers
My dog attacked my parakeet - all of s tail feathers are
My dog attacked my parakeet - all of his tail feathers are missing and he was bleeding. I stopped the bleeding and used a saline solution and bactine spray. He's alert now and seems to be OK, but his … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
53,122 satisfied customers
Our parakeet has begun a raspy chirp, almost a croak. She's
Our parakeet has begun a raspy chirp, almost a croak. She's eating and drinking, continues to chirp. She was active as usual yesterday. She's around 7 years old.… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
53,122 satisfied customers
I have two parakeets and the one I believe is female is
Hello. I have two parakeets and the one I believe is female is lying down, or trying to on its perch. This began about three hours ago. They are at least five years old as that is how long ago I purch… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
53,122 satisfied customers
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
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
Dr. Bob,2nd opinion: Approx. 9 year old female parakeet
Dr. Bob, 2nd opinion: Approx. 9 year old female parakeet - hard time balancing on perches, uses her right foot to grab onto the side bars of the cage (stainless steel), she picks on this foot also. To… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
My budgie is about 6 years old and has just lost the use of
My budgie is about 6 years old and has just lost the use of his right claw/leg and has difficulty moving around the cage. He is still eating (mainly millet) but is fluffed up and breathing deeply. Is … read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
i got my parakeet last christmas, he is still a baby (about
i got my parakeet last christmas, he is still a baby (about 4 months old) he has be moulting for over a month and he is very fearful of me. I've had parakeets in the past and usually they will get on … read more
Dr. Lisa
Dr. Lisa
Doctoral Degree
1,297 satisfied customers
I have 2 male ringneck parakeets. One is 10 years old next
I have 2 male ringneck parakeets. One is 10 years old next month and we decided to get him a friend, so I bought another one to keep him company. The one I bought is 5 years old and was not handled we… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
In December my Parakeet hatched 3 healthy babies, for the past
In December my Parakeet hatched 3 healthy babies, for the past week she has layed 5 eggs and destroyed all 5 of them, she has just layed a 6th. What do I do to stop her from destroying them and why is… read more
Dr. Laura Devlin, DVM, DABVP
Dr. Laura Devlin, DVM, DABVP
Veterinarian, DABVP Canine/Feline
Doctoral Degree
1,190 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

261 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 Gwen

Dr Gwen

Bird Veterinarian

122 satisfied customers

Over 22 years of experience with pet birds, wildlife, and zoological avian collections.

Dr_Kitty

Dr_Kitty

Bird Veterinarian

122 satisfied customers

Mostly experience with chickens and ducks.

< 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