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Re: feeding orphaned bird- throat appears bloated?

Posted by Boo on 6/20/08
(4) Comments

    On 6/19/08, Luna wrote:
    > i'm sorry, i know this board is for parrots, but i don't know
    > where else to look...

    That is the bird's "crop" or holding area for the food you are
    feeding it. If it is functioning properly, and it sounds as if
    it is, it should be full as you describe and then empty in a
    few hours.
    Sounds perfectly normal to me.