Bird

Ask a bird specialist.

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

Related Bird Questions
My female zebra Finch is attacking the male. 1week. No other
She laid eggs about 11 days ago and they are sharing the nest sometimes but she is becoming more aggressive by the day… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
3,069 satisfied customers
I had a Blue Finch for 10 years. Started as a pair but the
I had a Blue Finch for 10 years. Started as a pair but the remaining one picked the feathers off partner and partner died so this one has been solo for many years. This morning I found him passed in c… read more
August Abbott, CAS
August Abbott, CAS
Certified Avian Specialist
2,991 satisfied customers
Why seperate baby finches at 6 wks. old I have 3 males & 5
Why seperate baby finches at 6 wks. old I have 3 males & 5 females & one baby baby is fully feathered & can fly some do I need to remove it from the cage ? It can feed its self but still begs for food… read more
Dr. Leah Hill
Dr. Leah Hill
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary medicine
2,882 satisfied customers
I initially purchased two zebra finch (one male, one female)
I initially purchased two zebra finch (one male, one female) who were already in a cage together for some time. The two breeded and had two babes - one male, one female. I purchased a bigger cage and … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
48,407 satisfied customers
My finch is laying eggs, but not in the nest, they are hitting
My finch is laying eggs, but not in the nest, they are hitting the bottom of the cage and cracking open. I do not know how to get her to lay them in the nest… read more
Anna
Anna
Bird Expert, Biologist
Bachelor's Degree
1,467 satisfied customers
Anna, I have a young Zebra Finch pair. They mated (probably
Anna, I have a young Zebra Finch pair. They mated (probably too early). Mom laid 7 eggs. 6 remain. She died last night -- way premature. Dad is distraught and abandoned nest, I work all day, but took … read more
Anna
Anna
Bird Expert, Biologist
Bachelor's Degree
1,467 satisfied customers
We have two male zebra finches. They are happy and healthy.
We have two male zebra finches. They are happy and healthy. They have a nest built in a woven nest enclosure we installed months ago. They seem to have gotten it to a comfortable condition after labor… read more
August Abbott, CAS
August Abbott, CAS
Certified Avian Specialist
2,991 satisfied customers
I have had three (two females and one male) Gourdian finches
I have had three (two females and one male) Gourdian finches in a large cage for a couple of months and they have been pretty happy and appear healthy. It was suggested that even numbers work better s… read more
August Abbott, CAS
August Abbott, CAS
Certified Avian Specialist
2,991 satisfied customers
I have 4 zebra finch babies (oldest is a wk old). Mom finch
I have 4 zebra finch babies (oldest is a wk old). Mom finch died last night. Dad finch is sitting on and feeding the babies. Will I need to support with hand feeding or should I just watch that dad is… read more
Anna
Anna
Bird Expert, Biologist
Bachelor's Degree
1,467 satisfied customers
Ive got two zebra finches....male and female. the female
I've got two zebra finches....male and female. the female has been looking terrible for a while now, her feathers looking shabby, the back of her neck loosing feathers. now her back is also featherles… read more
Yankmedic911
Yankmedic911
Wildlife/Exotic Companion Veterinarian
Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine and
42 satisfied customers
Hi, My finches (M & F pair) appear to be fighting each other.
Hi, My finches (M & F pair) appear to be fighting each other. This is a very sudden shift in their behavior. Up until this week they've been best friends (sleeping together, eating together, bathing t… read more
August Abbott, CAS
August Abbott, CAS
Certified Avian Specialist
2,991 satisfied customers
i recvd 2 blue breasted cordon bleu finches as a gift. they
i recv'd 2 blue breasted cordon bleu finches as a gift. they are both female. they had been together for about 9 months before i rec'd them. I would like to know if i can separate them now and put a m… read more
Anna
Anna
Bird Expert, Biologist
Bachelor's Degree
1,467 satisfied customers
bird: have eggs hatch in class..can be kept in a yard
i want to have eggs hatch in class with a bird sitting on them. the birds can be kept in a yard. i am willing to use chicken, ducks, pigeons or anything appropriate. I would like to buy a breeding pai… read more
Anna
Anna
Bird Expert, Biologist
Bachelor's Degree
1,467 satisfied customers
my parakeet laid 2 eggs...found them pecked at in bottom of
my parakeet laid 2 eggs...found them pecked at in bottom of cage and removed what was left. 2 males and 2 females live in cage together. Separated female with obvious egg pushing from inside out at he… read more
Anna
Anna
Bird Expert, Biologist
Bachelor's Degree
1,467 satisfied customers
My daughter just bought 2 female finches and 1 male finche,
My daughter just bought 2 female finches and 1 male finche, because that is what the lady at the pet store told her she needed to do in order to breed. 1 of the females has already paired up with the … read more
Anna
Anna
Bird Expert, Biologist
Bachelor's Degree
1,467 satisfied customers
zebra finches, my male finch was fighting with the female finch
zebra finches, my male finch was fighting with the female finch after she had laid her eggs, so i took the male finch out and i would like to know if the eggs need both parents to hatch and what do i … read more
August Abbott, CAS
August Abbott, CAS
Certified Avian Specialist
2,991 satisfied customers
I have a pair of white zebra finches. The hen has laid 3 eggs
I have a pair of white zebra finches. The hen has laid 3 eggs two days ago. But has not starting sitting on them and has laid no more. Should I be worried? Is it probable that they have to neglect the… read more
Anna
Anna
Bird Expert, Biologist
Bachelor's Degree
1,467 satisfied customers
I have a pair of finches that are not the same breed.
I have a pair of finches that are not the same breed. One is a Buff finch ( female) And one, I believe is a society finch (male). Should I take the eggs out of the cage or remove the nest. They have t… read more
Anna
Anna
Bird Expert, Biologist
Bachelor's Degree
1,467 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:

Thank you so much!!! I love this service. It has given me peace of mind and extremely valuable information at an affordable price 24/7 to care for my beloved pets. THANK YOU

LindaCenterreach, NY

I found my experience with you to be very positive. Not only did the vet answer my question thoroughly, he left me with a better knowledge to follow up with my vet.

MarilouEast Taunton, MA

I must tell you I found this site by accident and was amazed when I asked a question of the Veteranians online. I wish I could have found it sooner it could have made such a difference in the outcome of my pet's surgery. However, I am passing along the information to my sister-in-law (a cat-rescue person who is also a nurse), and perhaps it will help someone else who may experience the same problem. The doctor who answered my question was amazing, and while it didn't come it time to change the outcome of my situation, it is reassuring to know the caliber of Vets/Doctors that you have at JustAnswer. Thank you for being there.

Alice H.Jacksonville, 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

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

August Abbott, CAS

August Abbott, CAS

Certified Avian Specialist

2,991 satisfied customers

Cert. Avian Specialist; Int. Assoc.Animal Behavior Consult; Pet Ind. Joint Advisory Council; author

Anna

Anna

Bird Expert, Biologist

1,467 satisfied customers

Have owned and/or raised parakeets, finches, cockatiels, and poultry over a period of thirty years.

Joan

Joan

Vet. Tech.

139 satisfied customers

Vet Tech

Dr. Angela

Dr. Angela

Bird Veterinarian

77 satisfied customers

Member of the Association of Avian Veterinarians. Extensive avian clinical experience.

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

50 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Theresa

Theresa

Veterinary Technician

28 satisfied customers

Several years experience in handling, care, and health of our feathered friends

Dr. Gwen

Dr. Gwen

Avian Veterinarian

28 satisfied customers

Ten years experience with pet, 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