Birds can make absolutely lovely, beautiful pets and we treat all types from parrots to finches to chickens and more. Our dedicated team of avian veterinarians caters to each species with the utmost care.

Here, we cover a variety of topics relating to birds, including one of our questions we hear the most: How do I know the sex of my pet bird? We also cover common household materials that can be toxic to your pet bird and so much more.

Check back regularly as we have many new and exciting bird-related blogs to come!

14/02/2020

DNA Sexing in Pet Birds

How do I tell the gender of my pet bird? Why is it important to know the sex of a pet bird? Many of our clients come to us with these questions and concerns, so we decided to dedicate a blog to this t...
09/09/2018

Common Parasitic and Fungal infections In Birds, Reptiles & Amphibians

Common Parasitic and Fungal infections In Birds, Reptiles & Amphibians Important tip:Whilst some over-the-counter products can be effective in the treatment of mites, careful application is needed to ...
01/05/2018

Desexing in Exotic Pets!

Exotic animals have traditionally had a poor reputation for anaesthetic survival, and this mind set has persisted into modern veterinary medicine. Whilst some statistics suggest that surgery and anest...
01/02/2018

Common household materials that can be toxic to your bird

COMMON TOXINS IN BIRDS Heavy metals – Lead and Zinc   People are often unaware of just how many household objects still contain lead, until their curious parrot starts chewing items around the ...
16/06/2017

Bad birds!! Birds eating things they shouldn’t!

There are very few people that eat a perfectly balanced diet. Whether it be too much ice cream or a whole block of chocolate, we all have our weaknesses.
29/04/2016

Wing Clipping

Before clipping your birds wings we recommend that you think about the reasons that you are clipping them and what you are hoping to achieve.
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