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Urgent My 35 year old double yellow head is showing signs of concussion

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Almond slivers can be bought in the grocery store in the baking aisle. I keep my package in the refrigerator (in the butter compartment) with the top rolled down and clamped.

Secret LOVES them but they are rationed.
 

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The reason for the walnuts is that they are supposed to lower cholesterol levels. There have been many studies done regarding this.
Here's one article with info:
However, he gets limited amount of walnuts and does not get them frequently.
 

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The walnuts were recommended by the vet. I'll check back with her regarding the almonds but when I asked about other nuts when he was first diagnosed she told me to stick with the walnuts.
 

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It comes down to what you are after. Yes, walnuts do lower cholesterol, but I trade that off for the calcium and lower total saturate fat.

It's a distinction without a difference.
 

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Hanging out in front yard for some sun , and he climbed up to carrier rim . Spent an hour perched there . It also appears that his difficulty defecating has to do with the rope perches be so close together . Perched on carrier there EA443E61-C66E-49F3-88D3-D046DF9D15B2.jpeg was no problem .
 

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Don’t know how I missed these latest updates! :xflove:
he looks wonderful out in the sunshine!:marlenesmile::loveshower:
 

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So the lasted is , 24 hours with little or no drugs . I guess the toast is getting predictable . Noticeable improvement in speech and dexterity . What about reducing or eliminating Gabapentin ? . It’s been 5 days with no neuro drugs .
im actually setting up the inside of cage for living quarters . Pics are from favorite area . 1 1/2 hours hanging in the sun perched on rim , and destroying some raw almonds . Plus that’s his bad hand on right . Just Stoked
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Hi Scott!

how’s Gandalf?
 

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Seems to be a lot more talkative without the meds . Also balance is getting better , but still struggles with right foot dexterity . Lovin all the toys
promising improvements! He looks really happy to be out in the sunshine again! I solved the mystery of why your updates weren’t showing up in my feed! Your thread got put on ignore accidentally. I pressed the unignore and it’s showing up now. Whew! One of my most important threads to follow! :)
 

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Gandalf update . Now spends the night inside cage , and gets out daily in cat carrier for activities . Although now he thinks the top of cage play area is for daytime use . He’s a big hit at the small local airport observation area . Everyone has a bird story . Also now goes for 1/2 hour walks being held .
Received a very cool present in the mail today . It’s already to attach to cage . Thanks again for all the goodies , he’s finally going to get to play with all the hanging toys as well . 4B27700D-8854-4EB0-91EB-418546BA8CCA.jpeg
 

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This is such a GREAT update and I am so glad he is back inside his very own home. Big hugs to you both, you are such a great Parront!
 
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