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Making a first aid kit

Momo & Mido

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I'm ashamed to admit I don't have one for my two lovebirds.
So I'm making a list and collecting the things I already have. I would love some input, advice or guidance.

I put it mainly in two categories. One is our own first aid kit. So everything we need ourselves is going in there. And the rest I put in a separate (next to each other) case.

These are the things besides our own that I made a list of for the birds (according to google):
- nail scissors
- cotton swabs
- vaseline
- formula (which one should I get?)
- syringes (what size should I get?)
- pipette
- crop probe
- syptic powder
- iodine
- alum stick
(all bandages etc are in our own)

Let me know what is still missing and what i should ditch. I just want to have the things at hand when something happens, so I can do what I can between now and going to the vet. On business hours I can be there in 30 minutes.
I would appreciate advice!
 

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redindiaink

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I'd get two different types of hemostatic agents to stop bleeding, just in case the one you have either a: can't be used (some are only for nails not skin) or, b: the first one you tried doesn't work like it should. ie: hemablock or yunnan baiyao

The syringes I've been given with medication are 1ml and marked to .1 ml. I'd have a few larger sizes like one for flushing an area and feeding.

I've never had to use formula, but I have used "Abba greens 92" which can be made up into a slurry or porridge depending on how much water is added as a way to medicate some of the birds.

I'd add single dose sterile saline vials and a couple of hand towels that the bird can't get snagged on.
 

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A lot of what's missing can be added from here:
 
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