Dr. Doug Mader's - "To Your Pet's Health"
Sunday, June 23, 2013
Egg Bound Birds Must Be Seen by a Veterinarian

Q. I brought my bird to the pet store (not in the Keys) because I thought it was having troubles laying eggs. The girl at the pet store held it over some boiling water (to steam the bottom). She said it would soften the muscles. After warming it up she put it in a cage and gave it some Gatorade. Unfortunately it died. I asked if she thought I should have taken it to a veterinar...

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