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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-25-2012, 12:29 PM Thread Starter


 
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hey guys , i have a dove that i found in the street with a broken leg that can seem to fly
so my questions are how to get rid of bird lice and how to strap the leg
dont worry my birds are on the other side of the house
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If you have some ivermectin or something similar, that will kill off any ectoparasites that you could be worried about. As for the leg, you could cut up a lolly stick to the correct size and tape it with surgical tape to the leg keeping it straight. Have you called any rescue places?

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it is 7:30pm so i will in the morning

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How's the dove?




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Poor dove hope it gets well
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i took her to a lady down the street who rehabilitates birds and she is doing fine

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That's awesome news!




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