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She looks very ill and is gasping for air. She looks very…

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She looks very ill...

She looks very ill and is gasping for air

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with the bird?

She looks very ill and is gasping for air

Veterinarian's Assistant: Where does the bird seem to hurt?

She acts like she can't breathe

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. No obvious pain. Can you see anything that looks wrong or different?

She acts like she can't breathe

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is the bird eating normally?

No

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK, abnormal eating. What is the bird's name and age?

Angel she might be two weeks old

Veterinarian's Assistant: How old is Angel?

Two or three weeks old

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Angel?

Two or three weeks oldI have already had one other bird die of the same symptoms

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