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Re: Health question

Posted by Cindy on 9/10/07
(7) Comments

    Thanks, Rick. Gotta get a new vet, tho. I no longer trust
    them to care for her appropriately. Has your macaw ever had
    red cheeks for 2 days?

    n 9/09/07, Rick wrote:
    > On 9/09/07, Cindy wrote:
    >> Yesterday I took my B & G macaw to the vet. He was
    >> toweled and had his beak trimmed. I stopped the session
    >> when he became red in the face and was panting heavily.
    >> Today his cheeks are still red, and he's not his
    >> usual "bubbly" self. Is he just mad at me, or should I be
    >> worried? Thanks for any advice.
    > Cindy, I think the best answer you can get is from your Vet.
    > We had our B&G's beak done about a month ago and he was fine
    > right after, but he is a big baby and nothing really upsets
    > him.
    > Yours may be pouting as well. Has he had his beak done
    > before, and what was his reaction then?
    > If in doubt, call your vet. Best option of all.