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My bird hit my fan. and it was on. Budgie. It just happened,
it just happened, thank you by the way. she was chilling on my head, got spooked, hit my fan, flew back to her cage. she didn't fall or anything … read more
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
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My parrotlet is plucking his own feathers, is there anything
My parrotlet is plucking his own feathers, is there anything I can give her? … read more
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He's pulling out feathers. Last week I noticed some but now
Last week I noticed some but now I'm noticing a lot more. … read more
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
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My top opening cage had one door open. And the door fell
My top opening cage had one door open. And the door fell closed catching my birds neck in the space. The space is about 1/2 inch but I don't know if it hit his head as it closed. He seems a bit weak, … read more
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
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I just have a new bird and some of the feathers around
I just have a new bird and some of the feathers around nostril is brown crackly it is a budgie … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
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My female budgerian can't fly for it's like she doesn't have
My female budgerian can't fly for long it's like she doesn't have the strength. I have given her high potency multivitamin drops for small birds and a respiratory drop before that. She's been like thi… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
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The last couple of days my male budgie has been puffed up
Hi. The last couple of days my young male budgie has been puffed up all the time. When he breathes I hear little clicking sounds and he's lost feathers under his bottom beak. He is eating but that's a… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,327 satisfied customers
Never mind. It is a budgie, been having gradual problems for
It is a budgie, been having gradual problems for a while, but recently has been escalating. It has large masses, one on its chest, the other around its vent, and has been having diarrhea for several months, no matter what we do. Just today, we noticed that it's feet aren't working properly, one is not closing at all and is very stiff, and the other is closing some but not strongly. It has plucked much of the feathers off its lower abdomen, and it is having problems cleaning itself, having poop stuck to its tail and skin most of the time. … read more
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Budgie missing feathers around beak and eyes and above cere.
Budgie missing feathers around beak and eyes and above cere. … read more
DrRoyC
DrRoyC
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Our budgie is acting funny after flying around outside her
Hi, our budgie is acting funny after flying around outside her cage. She may have hit a wall when we weren't watching her … read more
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It's pooping red and I'm pretty sure it's blood. *bleeding
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
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We got a parakeet/budgie from another owner who didn't want
Hello! We got a parakeet/budgie from another owner who didn't want to take care of it anymore. Recently, I've noticed a couple of strange signs, keep in mind that the budgie is scared of us and I've b… read more
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I noticed about an hour ago while he's currently trying to
I noticed about an hour ago while he's currently trying to sleep that while breathing he makes what sounds like a faint squeak, sometimes he will open his mouth like he is yawning and sometimes he mov… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
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Avian Medicine Residency
3,327 satisfied customers
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
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
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Avian Medicine Residency
3,327 satisfied customers
I had a budgie fly into my window a few days ago, no one has
hello! i had a budgie fly into my window a few days ago, no one has claimed her/him yet so ill take care of it unless i can find the original owner! however it has some red skin under its wing and im … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
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Avian Medicine Residency
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I came last time, with my query. My bird currently has a
Hi I came last time, with my query. My bird currently has a very dry beak with scabs underneath his beak feathers. … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,327 satisfied customers
Please help I'm writing this because our meals budgie
Hi please help I'm writing this because our meals budgie Butterfly got attacked by a cat and her wing is bleeding and she is fluffed up and looking very scared and pale, what do I do? Please help! … read more
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
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My budgie i think is sick. Lately she is always ruffled up
My budgie i think is sick. Lately she is always ruffled up ,always picking at herself. especially under neath. She is bare and red in that area. eats and drinks but when not doing that she ruffles hea… read more
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