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Hello. My name is***** and I am an avian veterinarian that can answer your question. I understand Jacko has watery diarrhea and is vomiting and panting. One of the possible causes for this condition is a sudden change of food, stress, or anxiety. I was curious how much of the vegetarian dish did he have, or has he had any other recent food changes?
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I would not expect this to be a stomach upset if you had her in a different room and not near the fire. However, respiratory distress is observed with airborne poisons, so it is possible this was the underlying cause, which resulted in distress and subsequent diarrhea and vomiting. Other causes of watery feces besides the ones I mentioned are bacterial overgrowth, parasites (i.e. coccidia) and bacterial liver infection. There are a couple of things you can do to help support Jacko's immune system right away. Elevating his environmental temperature to 85-90 degrees Fahrenheit and his humidity to approximately 85% will help support the immune function and decrease the risk of secondary infection. Make sure to increase the heat with a heat bulb and not with a space heater. Humidity can be increased by using a humidifier or gently misting Jacko with a spray bottle.
Since he is breathing rapidly then this puts him in an emergency situation and should be seen by a veterinarian. If it was just the diarrhea or vomiting then you could treat by other supportive measures such as adding apple cider vinegar to the water and yogurt with probiotics.
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