why the extreme thirst

by amanda
(StMary Mo)

my female cockatiel pretty girl has laid eggs and i have noticed that she drinks more amounts of water is she okay or is she getting sick i am a first time owner
please help me i have no money right now not till next month i live on a monthly check i love my birds

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Feb 28, 2012
Bird with excesive thirst
by: The Avian Vet

Yes, egg laying can cause excessive water loss and drinking more. I do recommend that you have your bird examined by an avian veterinarian as soon as you can.

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