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Bacterial Infection of Small Intestines in Birds

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Treatment

 

The veterinarian will perform fecal and other tests on the infected bird, and treat accordingly with antibiotics.

 

Prevention

 

Clostridial disease in birds can be prevented with few simple precautions.

 

  • Create a stress-free environment
  • Avoid overcrowding a bird's living space
  • Give the bird fresh air and good ventilation
  • Give your bird a well-balanced, nutritional diet
  • Store bird feed in a hygienic location
  • Disinfecting the bird's living environment regularly

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