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 Emergency First Aid Information for Your Pet Bird - Be Prepared!

Be Prepared!
Emergency First Aid

If your bird has an emergency ... such as, an injury or poisoning your veterinarian may recommend emergency first aid before you transport your pet to the medical clinic.  You'll be safer rather than sorry if you have the items in the list below in your emergency first aid kit so they are available if your vet instructs an emergency procedure.  Alternatively, you may prefer to purchase a First Aid Kit For Birds that includes a good selection of supplies.  We also suggest the Avian First Aid DVD, the first comprehensive DVD about first aid for pet birds.  


Travel Carrier - Be sure to have a Travel Carrier in the appropriate size for your bird.  Travel carriers are necessary for transporting your bird safely to a veterinarian's office.  Many offices do not allow pets to be brought inside the clinic unless they are contained.  This is for the patient's protection as well as other pets that may be visiting the clinic.  Travel carriers are also essential to have on hand in case of fire, earthquake or floods.  They are also ideal for recreational traveling.

First Aid Kit - It is recommended to keep the following items on hand that may prove essential in an emergency.  You might rather choose to purchase the "First Aid Kit for Birds" which contains a basic selection of supplies to assist in a medical emergency.

  • Cotton swabs
  • Alcohol swabs
  • 1" gauze tape
  • Vet wrap
  • Penlight
  • Metal nail file
  • Hemostats or Tweezers
  • Small scissors
  • Clean towels
  • 1cc syringes
  • Flexible tubing
  • 12cc curved tip syringes
  • Net for catching birds (in the event your bird is not tame or easily handled)
  • Sterile saline solution
  • Pedialyte
  • Betadine
  • Clotisol (blood stopper)
  • Neosporin ointment
  • Pepto-Bismol
  • Benadryl (pink kapseals)

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It has been our pleasure to provide quality bird supplies since 2007.  Since inception we have offered major credit cards (VISA, MC, Discover, AMEX) as well as Paypal for the convenience of our customers.  Commencing October, 2019 we will no longer provide credit card payment services directly on our website.  Credit Card payment services will now only be available through Paypal.  The reason for this change is to reduce our business costs which directly impact the prices we can offer our customers which makes our commitment to continue providing low prices possible.  The good news is that by using Paypal to pay for your order, you are not limited to using funds in your Paypal account, but can also use your credit card.  The only requirement is to have a Paypal account ... and that is easy and free to do.  Just go to Paypal to open one.

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