Common Health Issues

A list and description of commonly occurring health conditions that afflict birds.

Fowl Pox in Chickens
Fowl Pox Signs, Symptoms, and Treatment

Fowl pox is a highly-contagious, slow-spreading viral disease that affects all forms of commercial and…

Why Is My Chicken or Pet Bird Sneezing?
Why Is My Chicken or Pet Bird Sneezing?

Survival of the fittest – this is the golden rule of nature. In the wild,…

What Is Psittacosis in Birds and How to Treat It

Not many bird diseases instill the same level of fear in the hearts of bird…

How to Cure Sour Crop in Chicken
How to Cure Sour Crop in Chickens

How great would it be if you could store unprocessed food somewhere in your digestive…