ILLNESS & ISSUES - MAIN

KRISTEN REEVES, MEADOWLARK FARMS AVIAN SUPPLY, INC.

BREEDING ISSUES


  • Egg Binding
  • Soft Shelled-Eggs
  • Clear Eggs
  • Calcium Deficiency
  • Egg Pecking/Eating

EXTERNAL PARASITES


  • Blood Mites
  • Feather Mites
  • Scaly Face/Leg Mites
  • Burrowing Mites

FUNGAL/MOLD INFECTIONS


  • Aspergilliosis
  • Candida
  • Avian Gastric Yeast
  • Ringworm
  • Fungus

BACTERIAL INFECTIONS


  • Ornithosis/Psittacosis
  • Streptococcus
  • Staphylococcus
  • E-Coli
  • Salmonella

FEATHER PROBLEMS


  • Abnormal Molt
  • Balding
  • Damaged Feathers
  • Feather Plucking


  • What Your Bird's Feet Tell You About Illness
  • Avoiding Illness in the Aviary
  • When Your Bird Gets Sick
  • Describing a Sick Bird to Your Diagnostician
  • Lowering the pH of the Drinking Water
  • Humane Euthanasia
  • Blood Mites

VIRAL INFECTIONS

  • Polyomavirus
  • Ornithosis/Psittacosis
  • Newcastle Disease
  • Herpesvirus (One-eyed Cold)

BEAK, FOOT & CLAW ISSUES


  • Overgrown Beak
  • Trim Beak & Claws
  • Crossed Beak
  • Fungal Infections

COLDS, DIARRHEA, SINUS & RESPIRATORY PROBLEMS

LIST OF COMMONLY PRESCRIBED MEDICATIONS AND THEIR USES -  DISCLAIMER!!  This information is meant for reference purposes only and to help you understand medications and their uses. Should you choose to use these medications without direction from an Avian Veterinarian, we cannot help you and will not be responsible for any results - good or bad! Consult an Avian Veterinarian before using any of the items mentioned!  Using the wrong medication can make matters worse or even kill your bird!

INTERNAL PARASITES


  •  Air Sac Mites
  • Protozoal Infections
  • Worms
  • Coccidia

ADDITIONAL ISSUES & HEALTH RELATED ARTICLES PREVIOUSLY LOCATED IN OUR "ISSUES" SECTION

  • Air Sac Mites
  • How Do Your Birds Get Worms?
  • WORMS: The Reality

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