Bacterial Infection of Small Intestines in Birds

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