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    Wheezing but otherwise normal

    You would think. But this vet is someone I know, but who’s expertise I don’t trust. I just go to them when I know what I want and can get it easily. I took the bird to a another vet and he said he thought the bird had pneumonia (maybe a problem with translation) so he gave me some antibiotics...
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    Wheezing but otherwise normal

    Yes, no problem eating or drinking. Also, she looked a little pale in the face today. I just went to my local vet (who knows nothing about birds). He gave me half a (Fenbendazole) pill, which is about 25 mg. She’s probably a 2lb bird so you’re telling me I should give her about .5ml (0.005mg I...
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    Wheezing but otherwise normal

    I just checked her beak and throat (as best I could) and saw nothing that looked suspicious. She eats and drinks fine. She has a great appetite and forages vigorously. She had a big pile of black soldier fly larva this morning. Her crop seemed somewhat empty this morning. She eats a lot so...
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    Wheezing but otherwise normal

    Sorry, I thought I added a video. Can I not add a video here? I’ll try to share one somehow. To answer your questions; She’s only about a year old. She is laying every day. Just had one this morning. How do I check her abdomen for blood or fluid? No new birds, although wild birds can and often...
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    Wheezing but otherwise normal

    This is definitely something new and we’ve been having hotter days for months now. Today when I took this video it wasn’t too hot at all. And she’s the only one making this sound.
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    Wheezing but otherwise normal

    She’s been wheezing for a few days. That’s it though. Otherwise she looks great and her behavior is normal. She’s away from the rest in a crate and occasionally out on her own. It’s very hot here so the whole flock is usually mouth open, wings out, as you’ll see in he video. I don’t want to give...
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