Aspergillosis is a respiratory disease caused by the fungus Aspergillus Fumigatus. African Greys and Amazonians are more susceptible to the disease than other species.
Chlamydophilosis, also known as psittacosis, is a disease caused by a bacterium called Chlamydophila Psittacii. It is a moderately prevalent disease that can be fatal to your bird.
Chronic egg laying
A bird suffers from chronic egg laying when it lays more than 2-3 times a year or when it lays more than 5-6 eggs per clutch.
Exotic bird care
The colorful plumage, the great intelligence and the long life expectancy of some species of exotic birds makes them very charming to the unasual animal lover!
Pacheco’s disease is caused by a herpesvirus. It mainly affects parrots from Central and South America.
Pecking is the manifestation of a psychological or physical discomfort.
Psittacine beak and feather disease
The psittacine beak and feather disease is caused by a circovirus. It mainly affects birds native to Australia, Africa and Asia, aged 3 years and under.
Young bird care
Young birds are much more demanding in terms of time and care than birds aged one year and older. They are particularly susceptible to multiple infections, as they haven’t yet developed a proper immune system.