Re: Broken wing (humor bone)
Posted by raindrops on 8/16/07
On 3/09/06, Marcos Gomez wrote:
> My 4 month old budge managed to break her wing when she got
> stuck on my CD storage stack. Actually, I think it broke
> when she panicked trying to unstick herself.
> So I took her to the vet who kept her over night trying to
> best find a taping that he would tolerate. He would not
> accept the traditional taping of the wing to the body. So
> simply taped the wing shut. I have had to place him in a
> very small cage with 2 perchs at ground level. He is
> miserable because he is away from his mate who is in a
> cockatiel cage alone waiting for his return. They are both
> crying and screaming for each other periodicaly throughout
> the day. And they are both angry at me for seperating them.
> I feel horible.
> It has been 3 days like this and I will have to wait 6
> to see if this will work, but I don't know if I can keep
> them seperated that long. It is not as if I can explain to
> them that they need to have patience.
> Anyone have any advise? Will the wing/humor bone repair?
> Opinions welcome