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Old 04-20-2015, 12:44 AM
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Hi. I had bought a female budgie from the pet store about two years ago and sadly she past away today at 3pm. We were getting ready to take her to the vet but we were to late. She's been fluffed up for two days and wouldn't eat anything but my other budgie kept feeding her. I thought she was just tired because she had an egg and she would always be tired when she had an egg. I just wanted to know if she died from an old age or a health problem.

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Old 04-20-2015, 12:46 AM
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I'm so sorry your girl passed away. The only way to know is to take her to the vet for an autopsy. Unless she was 10 years or so it wasn't old age.
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Old 04-20-2015, 03:54 AM
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So sorry for your loss.
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Old 04-20-2015, 04:18 AM
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If she laid one egg it is possible she was egg bound, trying to pass another egg. Did you have her on a breeding diet calcium, extra food good quality greens and a mixture of seed and pellets, egg and biscuit mix?
When breeding your birds you must prepare them for the task of laying strong healthy eggs with a shell that is strong.
Unless you get a necropsy done by the vet we are guessing as to the cause of her passing. Sorry for your loss please take extra care of her mate he will be looking for her.
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Thank you for your support. It means a lot to me. I didn't know you were able to take your bird to the vet for an autopsy. We have already buried her and I don't think it's right to disturb her. But how would you know if she died from an old age. Will her mate get depressed because I don't think I can handle another death in the family. Should I get a new bird. Please. Help.
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I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your little one Jessica
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Rest in Peace, sweet little one. Keep her cute face and happy song close to your heart, and she will be with you forever. I am so sorry for your loss. Spend extra time with her mate because he will be missing her, too. When the time is right, you can decide about getting him a friend.
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I'm so sorry for your loss. Your sweet little girl is looking down at you thinking about all the love she got during her time with you.
Hope you and her mate are doing okay, he will need a lot of extra attention to help him with his grief.
Once you both have started to move on, a new friend might help him get back into the rhythm of things.
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So sorry. Fly high little budgie. Make a fuss of her mate . He will be grieving for her too.
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I'm sorry for the loss of your budgie.
Fly high and free sweet girl; rest peacefully little one.
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