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3) Foreign objects generally are encountered in ratites, gallinaceous birds, waterfowl, and psittacine birds.
These include investigating Chlamydia and Beak and Feather Disease circovirus infections in psittacines, botulism in waterbirds, reviewing Eastern Grey Kangaroo and Southern Brown Bandicoot investigations and undertaking disease risk assessments.
Despite the fact that pigeons and psittacine are considered the main sources of human infection (ANDERSEN & FRANSON, 2007; MAGNINO et al.
A new species of Pterothominx Freitas, (Nematoda: Capillariidae) parasitising psittacine birds (Psittaciformes).
The Brevard Zoo and the Rare Species Conservatory Foundation (RSCF) joined forces to help renovate the only psittacine avairy on the Caribbean island of Dominica, home to one of the Imperial Amazon (Amazon imperialis).
Nobbe denied the Polly-in-Margaritaville charges of psittacine abuse, but an officer said the creature's upper portions seemed damp when he was called to the scene, and a Humane Society employee said when the bird was brought to the shelter it ate voraciously, a pattern consistent, she averred, with its having the "drunken munchies.
A WELL-KNOWN expert on parrots and a council member of the Parrot Society, Brian Fullick, from Bellshill, has just published a book called The Checklist of Psittacine Names and Alternative Names.
A person shall not keep any animal, fowl or bird, wild or domestic, other than cats, dogs, canaries or birds of the psittacine family, within 35 feet of any restaurant, food establishment, residence, or dwelling, or other building used for the habitation of human beings, or within 100 feet of any school building, hospital building or similar institution building.
This bacterium has been isolated from 129 avian species and is most commonly identified in psittacine birds (e.
PHOENIX -- University of Georgia scientists are finalizing development of a new vaccine that could effectively eliminate in companion bird populations a debilitating and often fatal viral disease called psittacine beak and feather disease.
Key words: Cryptococcus species, fungal disease, ocular, psittacine bird, avian, African grey parrot, Psittacus erithacus
The phylogenetic relationships revealed grouping with psittacine poxviruses, including isolates from the United Kingdom (macaw, GenBank accession no.