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 need an actual person. We're talking about a cockatiel.
Well, I recently bought him from a home breeder. The bird is one year old, he chirps around, seems normal, keeps his crest up when he's awake. He eats food, drinks water, walks around the cage and even sits on everyone's shoulder as he is hand tamed. But his droppings are green colored, and I thought maybe it should not look like that, I was thinking maybe its due to change of environment and he came to a new place perhaps that is why. But I need to be sure. … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Veterinarian
Avian Medicine Residency
4,395 satisfied customers
My bird is making a crying sound and bobbing his head even
Hi, my bird is making a crying sound and bobbing his head even after feeding him. I dont know what to do … read more
DavidH1117
DavidH1117
Director of Animal Health
DVM
578 satisfied customers
Let try this again. Kai is a 4 month old severe macaw and is
Let try this again. Kai is a 4 month old severe macaw and is making funny noises. Breeder said that a hunger cry. I dont know what to do … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Veterinarian
Avian Medicine Residency
4,395 satisfied customers
My 3 month cockatiel makes this crying or screaming noise
my 3 month cockatiel makes this crying or screaming noise even time im close to him. when i leave he starts chirping. i can pick him up and hold him and snuggle with him but he will continue to make t… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Veterinarian
Avian Medicine Residency
4,395 satisfied customers
My cockatiels toenail broke earlier today and it stops but
My cockatiels toenail broke earlier today and it stops but it reopens anytime he climbs the bars in his cage. … read more
DoctorMike
DoctorMike
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
10,905 satisfied customers
I just adopted a female cockatiel. Since we left the store
Hi i just adopted a female cockatiel. Since we left the store till we got to the house the bird kept screaming. Now its bobbing its tail and climbing the cage left to right again and again. If i try t… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Veterinarian
Avian Medicine Residency
4,395 satisfied customers
.My 6 week cockatiel sometimes cough or sneezes a bit
Second opinion] .My 6 week cockatiel sometimes cough or sneezes a bit when being hand fed with syringe, is it a sign of aspiration and beginning of aspiration pneumonia ? He has started to wean himsel… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
(Cockatiels) Two weeks from today I will be picking up my new
(Cockatiels) Two weeks from today I will be picking up my new white faced pearl male cockatiel. Now please tell me if it would be safe to add another cockatiel four weeks later to the same cage differ… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
Hi I bought a male cockatiel a week ago and he was fine the
Hi I bought a male cockatiel a week ago and he was fine the first few days. I noticed he was quieter on xcmas day then on boxing day he stopped eating. His tail is bobbing, he's fluffed up and sleepin… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
Hello. I have a 27 year old cockatiel. I have had him since
Hello. I have a 27 year old cockatiel. I have had him since he was a chick. He went 25 yrs without seeing a vet. 2 yrs ago he developed a lump basically between his legs. The vet did biopsy this and d… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
I have a 2 week old cockatiel and the mother has been feeding
I have a 2 week old cockatiel and the mother has been feeding and keeping it warm at night. tonight she fed it about a couple hours ago and is sitting on top of cage instead of down with the baby. I t… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
My cockatiel is 12 years old.one minute he is sitting in his
My cockatiel is 12 years old.one minute he is sitting in his cage quiet happy preening himself the next he is thrashing round his cage as though he has been spooked.… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
I have a baby dove rescued from a blue jay attack over two
I have a baby dove rescued from a blue jay attack over two weeks ago, after waiting a day for his mother to show up(who never did) I began artifically crop feeding him, I have introduced him to seed a… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
My Cockatiel vomited, and was violently shaking his head back
My Cockatiel vomited, and was violently shaking his head back and forth, with tail bobbing up and down, however he seems fine now. What could be wrong with him?… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
Hi. We bought a baby budgie about 5 days ago. From day 1 it
Hi. We bought a baby budgie about 5 days ago. From day 1 it seemed to have diarrhea. I never noticed droppings in the cage and then noticed the tail feathers were really soiled. After doing some inter… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
parakeet: 18 month old..month old male..yr old..sweet
I have an 18 month old male parakeet . He has his own cage & then I have a 5 yr old white faced cockatiel in a separate cage. He is very sweet & has filled out to 37 grams. He talks & jabbers & plays … read more
Dr. Jaime
Dr. Jaime
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
231 satisfied customers
I just purchased a handfed baby cockatiel from a private party
I just purchased a handfed baby cockatiel from a private party on Saturday and it appeared to be in a very weakened condition. I took it to an exotic bird shop and they showed me how to hand feed it a… read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
DVM
719 satisfied customers
Help, unexpected baby bird! My female has been laying eggs
Help, unexpected baby bird! My female has been laying eggs on and off for months. I have been letting her sit on them and then remove them as they become broken. This morning I found a baby. She is si… read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
DVM
719 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