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Old 08-05-2011, 10:01 PM
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Re: Quarantine?

True, most people don't and are taking a risk regardless. If the new bird does have an airborne disease, it is best to know asap, hence the tests. EVERYONE should have these tests done. Believe me, I had a PBFD scare and I then realised that the quarantine most people do is NOT a quarantine against these airbone deadly diseases! We need to be careful and trully have another area to quarantine....like a detached garage at least(which I use now for quarantine until all is cleared). After the deadly diseases are checked for, your only worry is hopefully a cold which is easier to diagnose and not too dangerous for your fids.
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