antibiotics

  1. S

    Another course of cipro?

    Just wanted to give a quick update: I've been monitoring my cockatiel for a week. He seems to sneeze occasionally when he preens, or while asleep. Maybe a couple of times a day. He also does this weird exhale with his mouth for maybe 3-4 times, happened about twice this past week. Vet says this...
  2. B

    Lovebird seems worse after antibiotics

    Hi, I have a peach face lovebird that I got from a pet shop 3 months ago. After he had settled with me, I noticed that he is sneezing and shaking his head a lot. I had booked an appointment with a nearby avian vet and took him there. The doctor suggested that he might had a cold and that I...
  3. G

    Amazon parrot feather loss between beak and nostrils

    Hi! I have a one year old amazona Oratrix (Coco) who is being treated with antibiotics for chlamydia (psittacosis), and is currently loosing feathers between the beak and nostrils (photo here). He is out of danger in regards to the psittacosis, and will take his last injection and post treatment...
  4. B

    Budgie Benny needs your help

    Hi, I would really appreciate your help, since we don't have avian vet in our city. My little budgie "Benny" is sick. He is 6 months old. 7 days ago diarrhea started, on that day he was given green salad. But since diarrhea started he is off vegetables and fruits, just eating his seeds. Since...
  5. WannaBeAParrot

    Help. I think Pritti just had a seizure.

    I'm totally unsure if he just had a seizure or got spooked by nothing I could notice. He was resting, falling asleep this evening on my chest while I was scratching his head and watching tv in dim light. All of a sudden he fluttered his wings and ran up toward my head and stopped when he got...
  6. WannaBeAParrot

    Your advice please: Giving antibiotic injections to fid.

    Respiratory tract positive for klebsiella bacteria. My choices: -10 days of injections, once a day in chest muscle. or -21 days of oral, twice per day, hidden in a dab of pudding or jam or something he'll gobble up. The injections are more effective. But, I would have to towel Pritti once a...
  7. edgarsmommy

    Is baytril safe?

    So Edgar my BG Macaw went to the vet (for sneezing head shaking and not eating much) and he ran cultures that have yet to come back but prescribed Baytril (tablets) and Bene-bac plus in the meantime and also gave him a shot of Baytril before he came home. He threw up for a few hours after coming...
  8. K

    Giving antibiotics please help.

    Hi everyone, just about a month ago I got a 4 month old blue and gold macaw. Since I got him from the breeder hes been sneezing off and on. Some days more then others. some days not at all. And only a few times has actual "snot" came out. His nares are slightly pink. The breeder said its just...
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