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  1. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hi I have a young woodpigeon approx 4 week's old, he has canker right at the back of the throat but his airway is okay. This morning I gave him one Spartrix tablet (10mg carnidazole), I've been applying lemon juice to try and shrink the lesions. I had difficulty tube feeding this morning but...
  2. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    So I waited three days to get Spartrix, gave it to him in the morning, 6 hours later he was dead, I'm assuming from aspirating. Now I feel like I'm responsible for him dying. I feel like I should treat his sister, but I'm too scared to do it now. Is there any signs I need to watch for on her...
  3. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Sent off for some 'Spartrix' ( Carnidazole)... Tablets are 10 Mg. Can not access my Avian Formulary right now. Anyone have a Mg/Kg rate? I always thought it was one Tablet for an average Pigeon, per day, for several days...but it has been years since I used any. Other day, Vet said it was...
  4. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Taylor needs medication for the canker that just showed up last night in her mouth :( Does any one have one tab of Spartrix or other canker/trich medicine they could send!? I'm going to Oregon for the holidays and no vets/feed stores seem to carry it around here. I'm really worried about her...
  5. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I have 5 pigeons ranging in age from a squeaker to a couple of adolescents. They are all rescued feral birds. They all live together in a large room-sized aviary and share food and water. I think that they are also sharing a case of canker. Two birds have lost a lot of neck feathers, two others...
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