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avian gastric yeast

  1. G

    Is Corn Bad?

    Is corn a bad thing to feed my cockatiels and budgie? I read that some people never feed corn and that it is bad to feed due to yeast infection. Should i completely cut corn out of their diet and avoid food mixes and pellets that have corn in them? Thanks!
  2. S

    Avian Gastric Yeast in Pigeon

    Hi everyone, I’ve never used this forum before, I hope this is the right place to post this. I have a pet pigeon named Diamond. I took him to the vet for a checkup recently and we found out that he has yeast in his system. The doctor wasn’t able to tell me if this was serious or not, and...
  3. Csolis22

    Urgent What’s wrong with my lovebird

    Hi, I took my lovebird to the vet yesterday to check on her frequent regurgitation, they did a fecal gram stain and it was clean. They did blood work but I have yet to receive the results, I asked for a crop swab but the vet didn’t want to resort to that just yet out of fear of the risks. Last...
  4. cricketiel

    Diagnosed with Avian Gastric Yeast

    My 2 year old cockatiel was just diagnosed with avian gastric yeast (AGY) and started on 0.2 mL of Amp B every 12 hours for 10 days, but I am still worried. Reading about this disease is quite scary, and I am really at a loss of what to do. Is there a possibility that this could be another...
  5. Joe Henderson

    Mega bacteria gastric yeast

    Hi everyone my budgie has had. Some weird. Poops some dark or. Black in color and soft and some just. Water with unformed urates , he also not. Eating as. Much seems. To. Skipping breakfast, the. Vet did a gram stain and said she thinks it’s mega bacteria and. Did a clorcal swab to be sure...
  6. Shilpa

    Recovery from AGY (Avian Gastric Yeast)

    SKIP TO THE NEXT PARAGRAPH IF YOU DO NOT WANT THE BACKSTORY. Recently, my female budgie, Chicky started vomiting. It was over the weekend but she had vomited on and off before but I was too busy to notice. I know it's a really bad excuse but I had a lot going on and I just didn't think too much...
  7. T

    AGY treatment

    So my male budgie became sick about four months ago he always had poop stuck to his vent so I took him to vet and the doctor said he has infection and gave him gentamicin and another antibiotic which I don't remember it's name after some time using the medicine my became healthy again and was...
  8. L

    Need Help On Convincing Clinic to Do X-ray,Really Distressed

    Hello guys, I made a recent post on how I'm severely stressed out about my birds' health (and still am). Their fecal test results came back negative for everything except slight streptococcus,which they said was normal. They were exhibiting subtle symptoms which I considered aligned with Avian...