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    Parakeet small cut on foot

    my bird has a small cut on his foot was bitten by the other parakeet. There is no bleeding but its a little red with a little skin. I have read that some people used Neosporin but some say it's ok for parakeets and some say it's bad for them. I'm not sure what to do, any suggestions or help...
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    Biting Budgie Draws Blood

    One of my budgies, Sky (or Skylar Blue when she’s being naughty), has suddenly gotten very aggressive. The first couple months I had her, she was fairly sweet. The last 4 months or so though, she has started biting all the time—both in and out of the cage. I have bite marks all over my fingers...
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    Urgent Please help me :(

    Hey guys, so I have parakeets and I noticed something in their poop. Now I was 100% sure this was not bird food. Because its kind of like a round yellowish ball with a dot. I do not know where this is coming from. But I did take a picture. The one in the arrow is bird food, and the ones circled...
  4. Emma O'Donnell

    Male budgies mating? What to do?

    Hello, I have two budgies, one is about 2.5 - 3 years old and the other about 1 year old. (I didn't know their exact ages when I adopted them). They both display behaviors and physical characteristics of male birds. I will post pictures of them...Oliver, the youngest, has a blue cere. Snowflake...
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    Which Room Heater I Use For Birds???

    Hi, I want to know about Heat lamp for parakeet. Which heat bulb or lamp is best for parakeets??? Can I use normal room heater for them or only I should use infrared heat lamp or bulb??? Many bird shop's owner suggest me to use this (see pictures) 1.2.3.4 Does using this infrared heaters or...
  6. PippinLovebird

    Parakeet Sick? Or what....

    I just got a parakeet a few days ago, and She/he has not drank out of their water or eaten food yet that I have seen. She/he has eaten millet though. Anyway, her tail slightly bobs up and down when breathing, I am not sure If that is an issue though. What worry's me is... When she trying to...
  7. Rei.dot

    A budgie for my budgie

    So Yuki my first Budgie has been pretty much trained . Steps up, eats out of your hand friendly nibbles warnings nibbles when she’s done for the day . I wanted to wait until she got to shoulder bird status before I got her a partner . But she was definitely getting depressed my company wasn’t...
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    Mother bird needs vet visit?

    Hello all, I am very new to breeding and baby birds, and never intended to breed my birds at all. However, my parakeets were determined despite all my efforts to prevent it. They now have 3 babies (10 days, 8 days, and 5 days old) and 3 eggs still in the nest. Mama bird got a fright tonight...
  9. mlky

    Video Parakeet/Budgie Has Something In His Nose

    hi this is mlky. im here to ask about this booger i saw in my budgies nose. his name is Ipse :pletb: and he is super cute, but im very worried about him. he only has it in one of his nostrils. im going to attempt to take it out somehow (probably by flushing it out/blowing/tweezers), if it's...
  10. M

    Urgent My Budgie Suddenly Sick

    Hi, one of my budgie since one week her activity became lower. This is her one week ago poops pic A . One of my local expert suggest me to give her metronidazole and sulfaclozine sodium monohydrate INN. I use it for 1 week. But now her poops pic B. But her condition is critical. She became sick...
  11. izzybpb

    Pictures Sick budgie

    Hi everyone. I am concerned about my 8 year old male budgie. Since this morning, he has been fluffed up and sleeping excessively (or at least trying to). He has also been quiet and strangely docile. I was able to pick him up without any resistance (usually he bites the hell out of my hand or...
  12. M

    Is Hemp seed good for birds???

    Hello, recently I heard that hemp seed is bad for bird because its a cannabis species plant and contain trace amount of cannabis. But I use it for my Cockatiels, Lovebirds and Conures. Anyone have bad effect on bird using hemp seed???? :tieln:-MEKU :budgie:-KIKI :tiel2:-VECTOR
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    Help with Genders + Bonding

    Hello Everyone , I’ve been wanting birds for a long time and recently got 2 budgies! They’re amazing! Currently they’re temporarily in a minimum size cage :( Just because it was a last minute thing . Now , I’m confused on one of their genders but I assume the one with the blue cere is a male...
  14. natdhl

    Pictures Hello! Broto/Tovi parakeet owner.

    Hello, I'm Nat! I'm getting into the pet bird forum thing haha. I've been taking care of a brotogeris parakeet for a while, specifically an orange-chinned, also known as a Tovi parakeet. I named him Milo. Unfortunately, I don't know exactly how old he is. I'm guessing he's young. I found him...
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    Is my cockatiel cage size ok???

    Hello, I order 2 cages for my cockatiels. I give cage size to the cage maker 24"x24"x24" for 1 pair cockatiels. But unfortunately, the cage maker make my cage 24"x24"x18". They make height 18". He can't take it return and not return my money. I heard international cage size for cockatiel minimum...
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    How to identify Pineapple Conure gender???

    Hi, I bought a pair of pineapple conure. But I don't understand which one is male and female. In my city there are no avian DNA test available. So, is there any way visually find their gender?? I heard about pendulum test is this really work for birds???? Thanks
  17. AzKhaleesi

    Hi Everyone

    Hi everyone, New to Avian Ave. I am an avid bird lover, I have 4 feather babies I love so much and about to get a fifth. I just started my feathered family a year ago, and the addiction took off. (pun intended) I have had numerous other "pets" but birds are by far my favorite. Every day I'm...
  18. Peridot

    Anyone close to bowling green Kentucky?

    With a very heavy heart I am needing to rehome 2 bonded male parakeets. My 16yr old is having twins and the free flight room I had for my keets is now a nursery. My husband doesn’t like them and complains all the time. My heart is broken.
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    I want to know about crossbreed/hybreed lovebirds

    Hi, I am a new lovebird breeder. I pet lovebirds. But what is the way to understand about crossbreed/hybreed lovebirds?? How can I know them by physical appearance. Please anyone help me with details.. Thanks
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    finding home for young Indian ringneck with PBFD

    Hi I’m looking for anyone in San Diego CA that is interested in adopting my sweet adorable baby Indian Ringneck named Cami. He has a contagious disease called PBFD. I’m devastated that this has happened to my sweet baby! I’m not sure on the gender of Cami but I have do have a dna test ready to...
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