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My finch injured its leg and now it looks broken. What should I do?

Depending on where it is broken will determine if splinting will work. You need to take your bird to an avian veterinarian to determine the fracture site and splint or internally fix (femur) the fracture.

(Read more about how to create a temporary splint for your pet bird’s broken leg here¬†using a popsicle stick, cotton swab, cardboard strip and gauze.) Continue reading

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