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.
Chronic Egg Laying
Can female birds lay eggs even if they have no contact with a male? Yes, these eggs are simply sterile - this is a normal process. When parakeets, lovebirds and cockatiels (callopsite parakeets) start a clutch, you can expect to see 4 to 6 eggs,...
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.