• Vedder Mountain Veterinary Clinic
  • 5434 Vedder Rd,
  • Chilliwack,
  • British Columbia,
  • V2R 3M4
  • Phone: (604) 858-8198

Library

Birds + Treatment

  • This handout discusses the use of cryosurgery in pets. This technique involves the use of extreme cold to destroy abnormal or diseased tissues. A short discussion in included as to how the technique is used, and in what circumstances it may be appropriate to use.

  • Elizabethan collars are designed to help prevent self-mutilation and as a supplementary therapy for feather-destructive birds. Collars may be designed and made by the staff at the veterinary hospital/clinic or commercially made. Collars should only be used when prescribed by an avian veterinarian. Collars are not always safe for every bird.