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  1. Diveks

    Urgent Are these seizures?

    Hello, I have been raising some baby pineapple conures and one has been acting erratic. I have raised up hundreds of babies and none of them acted this way. Got a vet checkup and nothing is wrong with him/her, healthwise. I got two baby conures to raise up for someone. They are now at weaning...
  2. A

    Urgent Lovebird seizures

    Hi all, My lovebird, Benz, who's been with me for eight years started having horrible seizures several months ago, completely out of the blue. Had him checked by an avian vet who said there's nothing wrong with him. What a frustrating event this visit was! The seizures start with one wing going...
  3. M

    Urgent Elderly cockatiel having seizures

    Quick overview so I can post something faster. I’ll add a detailed description after this. Elderly female cockatiel, assumed 24, rescue of about four years. Suddenly having seizures.what can I do?
  4. Coconut

    Idk what to do (Sad Update #10)

    My cockatiel, Coconut, has been very very weak lately. She's not eating or drinking and I can't force feed her because she's too weak for even that, she has what looks like seizures every once in a while but I'm not sure they are. Rarely she opens her eyes but I'm not sure she's there, I took...
  5. redrose27

    Desperately need Advice on Parakeet Food

    Hi I'm new to the forum and I desperately need advice. My sister (parakeet) was recently sick and we took her to the vet and she got better but the vet said she has a low white blood cell count and a fatty tumor. The vet said we should look into switching her to smaller seed like canary or finch...
  6. Diveks

    911 Seizures

    So my baby lovebird that ive just had a week ago pooped black tar yesterday night. There are no avian vet around and none of the ones that take birds are open. Yesterday Melo was fine, he/she was still flying around, she is still in a small cage to get her used to cages. She still played with me...
  7. T

    Seizure-type night attacks

    Hi All, I've had my dearest sweetest Zhora in my life for the past 8 months. He's a beautiful make Ekkie, and just turned 1 year old, so still quite a young bird. In the past two months he's started having these strange attacks in the night. At first I thought it was toe-tapping, and although I...