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  1. R

    1 week home quiet female tiel

    Hi, seeking some advice - first tiel. We are 1 week in, she is so quiet. Doesn’t really have any excitement to her. She will come to hand and come out of her cage. Sometimes we get a contact call but otherwise we haven’t heard anything out of her. When she came she was cradling her leg but with...
  2. layinlow

    Conjunctivitis or normal cockatiel eye?

    Hello! I will be going on vacation soon for about 10 days and leaving my precious baby with my sister. He is 4 years old, but a few months ago I noticed this slight ‘inner eyelid’ thing that he has going on. It is symmetrical on both eyes. He does not overly watery eyes or any gunk coming out of...
  3. G

    Hahns Macaw Breathing Problem

    Hi, a few weeks ago mine and my partners hahns macaw named Winston started with a sudden onset of laboured breathing, he seemed fine other than this breathing which was very loud. On the way to the vets it suddenly stopped but we still gave him his full course of antibiotics. Just yesterday the...
  4. conureluv

    Chewed screen protector (did he eat glass/plastic?)

    My bird cracked my screen on the edge and started chewing for about a minute or two on something in his mouth. Could it be glass in his mouth or just the popping noise made by his beak sometimes? Should I take him to the vet?
  5. B

    Sudden behaviour change?

    My cockatiel,bee, is 15 months old.shes usually very cheeky and mean but the last few days she's been extra cuddly , and has even hidden in a blankie even tho she doesn't like being covered. She plays and forages like normal and droppings look normal I'm worried but I also think she might just...
  6. R

    Is my Indian ringneck plucking or molting

    Can someone please help me figure out weather or not my 7 month old Indian ring neck is plucking or if hes just molting.
  7. conureluv

    Skinny bird!

    My green cheek is a seemingly healthy bird, and I give him 3 1/2 tbsp every day in pellets. I felt his keel bone and he isn’t in good shape, a little bit on the skinny side. How can I help him get some weight? I’ve increased his diet from 1 1/2 over the course of a week, and he still hasn’t been...
  8. conureluv

    Potential chewing on rope perch

    I left Percy with my oldest sibling (14) for 3 days to babysit. I sent her a 5-6 paragraph on everything she needs to do and 5 instructional videos. I come back from said trip and find out he was never taken out, except for when feeding and FaceTiming me, his water was never changed, leading it...
  9. conureluv

    Urgent Could be chocolate injested?!

    Percy was biting my fingernails, when I realized there was chocolate underneath them. I can’t remember how much there was or which finger it was, but I’m still concerned. Anything I can do to make sure he’s not sick?
  10. conureluv

    Urgent Why is his poop green?!

    We’re feeding my 2. Mo old green cheek Zupreem natural pellets and Zupreem fruit blend pellets and his poop is a lime green/brown. Everywhere I’ve read says that’s a serious problem and I’m really worried! I’m immediately taking him off the fruit pellets and I am going to see what happens!
  11. MrEggJnr

    Greetings

    Hello to anyone reading this. I'm very new to this site and bird keeping. I didn't know where to post the one question I have I recently bought 2 Budgies or Parakeets ( I know some people call them one or the other ). Kumo (Male) and Yuki (female) I was told that kumo is still young and can...
  12. arayabd

    Recent Canary Behaviours

    Hi Everyone! Recently I've posting about my canary a bit as she's acting a little strange. Lately she's been sitting in her food dish quietly all day, eating and drinking as usual, and maintaining activity when provoked but otherwise just resting flat in her food dish (which made me think she...
  13. C

    Lovebird Regurgitating or Vomiting

    Hello, I have a 4 year old lovie she is a female and I keep her by herself. Lately she’s been enamored with her toys and she’s been hanging on them all day and screaming at them nonstop but yesterday. She hasn’t left her food bowl and keeps eating her pellets all day and getting angry if they’re...
  14. Scarlet&Annie

    Is this normal for the feather shaft?

    I saw her tail shafts looks funny. I'm not sure if this is normal or not. She WILL NOT hold still for me to look at it look enough. I'm super frustrated and concerned. What is normal for the tail feather shaft anyways? Google provided me with no answers. Sorry for the meh photos, it was...
  15. Scarlet&Annie

    Bird sneezed a bunch..Should I be worried?

    My conure was sneezing several times earlier which worried me. She was eating some of her seed and sneezed once then got off her bowl and she was like doing something similar to when they're tired and content and they make the that chewing noise. It was similar to that but without that...
  16. S

    Worried

    Hi everyone, this is my first time posting on the forums but I’ve learned a lot from reading here before bringing my baby home last summer. I’m very diligent about keeping any substances harmful to birds out of my house and I take the safety of my bird very seriously. I spent a lot of time bird...
  17. Dextine

    Poop check

    Hi everyone, My two lovebirds have been inconsistent with pooping.. They first had only pellets and I noticed them pooping more and smaller amounts. I decided to add back their seed mix and they strain less with pooping now. Yesterday they ate: Pellets with red bellpepper mix Seed mix I’ve...
  18. Birdilove

    My cockatiel keeps licking his left foot

    my husband and I were out of the country to visit my mom for 20 days and left my cockatiel to my in-laws. My husband went back two days ago and noticed my cockatiel kept licking his left leg and putting it down and picking it up, and he said he appear a little red, but he couldn’t tell. He said...
  19. J

    Is my budgie okay?

    Hi everyone, i hope someone can help me. I have to budgies and they are around 3 and 4 years old, the older one is male and called Coco and the younger is female and called Zoey. For the past 1,5 years Zoey has occasionally portrayed different behaviour, and has a different appearance. Her...
  20. A

    Possible mass on lovebird’s lower abdomen?

    Hi! I’m new to forums, so I’m not sure if I’m doing this right, but I’m concerned about my female lovebird...I can post a picture, but it was very hard to get a good one. Her abdomen seems to be slightly enlarged...it looks like she has a lump above her cloaca... A few months ago, I took her to...
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