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  1. Your Budgie's Health
    This morning I noticed my budgie was limping this isn't normal I looked at his foot and his left foot one of the nails on the front toe had fallen off and on the back of it one of the toes was very very swollen all of the toes have slight yellowish discoloration he is clearly in pain I don't...
  2. Your Budgie's Health
    Hey guys, I haven't trimmed the birds nails in a while now- perhaps 5 months. I was trimming Ollie's nails today and was inspecting his feet. This was the first time he's ever bit me, and it was actually hard. I think it's because he wanted to get back to Daisy. In the past when I trimmed his...
  3. Diseases and Illnesses
    Hello. I'm looking at the option of having surgery for my 10 year old budgie due to bumblefoot, though I want to avoid it if at all possible. My previous thread documenting the problem and treatments was posted here...
  4. Follow-up Center
    Any tips for feeding a sick bird or home remedy for bumblefoot pain? Hello. My 10 year old parakeet has bumblefoot infections in both feet again (he's crippled in one foot so he keeps building up pressure sores no matter what we do). The last couple years, all the usual methods at keeping...
  5. Diseases and Illnesses
    Hey everyone, So basically my old gal who's approximately 14 years old (the pet store never gave us an age when we got her over a decade ago) got bumblefoot a few weeks ago. After a surgery to clean out most of the infection, her foot's a tiny bit swollen and she can't grab anything with it...
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