On 12/06/08, Crystal wrote:
> I have a white eyes conure, and have had her for 14 yrs.
> She laid her first set of eggs last spring - she has now
> decided to do so again. She has taken to a cabinet in my
> headboard of my bed, and will not go into her cage - only
> to poop and eat. What she will eat is very little
> though. I try to feed her eggs, and yogurt for calcium -
> but she just bearly eats. She has laid 4 eggs so far, but
> today I noticed she is acting extremly weak - and can't
> keep her balance well when trying to eat in the cage. I
> am very concerned. Is this normal behavior - all she
> wants to do is be in her cabinet on the eggs. She is so
> limp! Any advise would be greatly appreciated.
Your bird needs to go to a vet ASAP. Do not delay. Take
her to an emergency vet NOW or you will probably lose her.
She may only have a few hours left, if any. Prepare yourself
for the worst cuz its gonna happen if she doesn't see a vet.