Actually, shipping is LESS stressful on birds than car rides.
They do very well shipped.
On 12/01/07, Meeko's Mom wrote:
> On 11/30/07, val wrote:
>> Does anyone know what the affect on a 15 yr old U2 . I
>> took him for a ride in a carrier today he was very upset
>> after I got him out he was throwing up and would not eat
>> rest of the day. He is to be shipped on tuesday. I take him
>> for car rides and he has never gotten sick. But I never use
>> carrier for him . I love him and don't want any stress on
>> him that is not necessary . Please let me know ASAP THanks
> If you think that car ride was stresful on him, how do you
> think that plane ride will be???
> I personally don't believe in shipping. It is too stressful
> for the bird.