Identifying a sick parrot

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Identifying a sick parrot

How can you tell the difference between a sick parrotand a sleepy parrot? Their appearance is similar--both will sit fluffed up, eyes closed, usually perching on one foot. The sleepy bird will awake immediately if startled and will respond with bright eyes and curiosity. The sick parrot will be unsteady on its perch, will shiver and appear lethargic.

   

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6/6/2007 11:00:20 AM
renee said:

that is not necessarily true. My birds that know me dont awaken immediatly, and if under a vent all birds will shiver.




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