Alternative Medicine can be deadly. I recently researched scientific studies concerning the use of colloidal silver. Since no research was available concerning parrots I studied abstracts from clinical findings on humans. Someone asked to be a friend online and from their Facebook page I saw that they are selling colloidal […]
This is not an advertisement. We’re just linking to the manufacturer of this essential tool in our first aid kit. This is so much better than styptic powder, which is messy and doesn’t work all that well. This was recommended to us by Dr. Burkett. Fast acting gel stops bleeding […]
Excessive egg laying is a threat to your bird’s life. Egg binding is just one of the dangers. Learn about protecting your bird from these dangers as soon as possible! There are always causes leading up to a female laying eggs. A hen laying eggs excessively will often be overstimulated […]
Everyone should have an emergency bag for each of their birds. This bag should have everything they need for an emergency trip. We also need a first aid kit specifically designed for our birds. Dr. Greg Burkett is one of the first veterinarians to be certified as an avian vet. […]
The use of a psychiatric drug saved the life of my cockatoo. Dealing with crisis and learning to use science.
Bab’s condition is worrying. Babalu’s cloaca expands to 5 times its normal size when he poops. This is a severe medical issue.
A true story of a couple’s quick thinking that saved the eyesight of their birds. Any knowledgeable bird person is aware of that their birds require UVA and you UVB. The best form of this lighting comes from the star nearest the earth, the sun. Getting your birds in a […]
Babalu is having trouble passing solids and his cloaca expands to 5 times its normal size as he strains. He needs a full medical workup in the next month to discover the cause and provide treatment. He requires endoscopy, a full blood workup including renal function evaluation, and more. Babalu […]