COMMON PROBLEMS IN DIFFERENT SPECIES

 

ZEBRA DOVES: Trichomoniasis, tapeworms, feet tangled in hair, starving adolescents, weak leg syndrome, greasy feathers.

 

MOUNTAIN DOVES: Trichomoniasis, eye problems eye worms, roundworms, thin adolescents, weak leg syndrome, cat attacks, hit by car, broken wings, skin abrasions and wounds, coccidiosis.

 

PIGEONS: Trichomoniasis, pox, tapeworms, feet mangled by ligatures (twine), malnourished babies, babies with skin split on skull, crop slowdown, hit by car, broken legs and wings, weak leg syndrome, coccidiosis, starving at all ages.

 

BULBULS: Babies leg problems, poor feathering, burst air sacs. Adults broken Wings.

 

MYNAHS: Eye problems, tapeworms, hit by cars. Babies dehydrated, eye worms, and splay legs.

 

SPARROWS: Eye worms.

 

HOUSE FINCH: Pox on face and feet.

 

JAVA FINCH: Pox on face and feet, Trichomoniasis in babies.

 

CHICKS/CHICKENS: Eye worms