One of the favorite bird lovers are birds chirping canary. Maintaining walnut is not too difficult to maintain, but it helps us also to know some common diseases that attack walnuts. There are at least seven types of diseases that are common walnut, among others:
# 1. breathing
The cause of respiratory distress is due to E. Coli (mycoplasma-like virus gallisepticcum) that infect the respiratory tract. This virus can affect male and female canaries, if the condition is chronic, it is difficult to cure and even death could occur.
This can be contagious respiratory disease, infection usually occurs because of the direct contact between infected walnut with walnut healthy. In addition to the direct contact, respiratory disorders can also be transmitted through food, beverages, cage / enclosure are not clean, and the food or drink contaminated by bird droppings sick.
Walnuts are affected by this disease usually frequent sneezing, snoring breath, especially in cold weather night, the presence of mucus in the nose, and the birds are not nimble as usual.
# 2. Salmonellosis or pullorum
This type of disease is usually called the defecation lime. Salmonella pullorum infect the digestive tract of birds, this disease is contagious. While signs of this disease is the canary bird droppings liquid texture and white like chalk, decreased appetite, pale face, the hair is not neat, wings hanging, and birds are not agile / passionate.
# 3. Snot disease
The disease is caused by a virus that attacks the Hemophillus gallinarum bird face. As a result of this virus, there will be swelling and raised red bumps around the nose, eyes, and ears. The disease is also contagious, transmission occurs through the air, dust, drinks, food, and offspring.
Canaries are exposed snot then the face will be swollen, runny nose, sneezing, shortness of breath, and decreased appetite.
# 4. Bulbul disease
All kinds of birds can be affected by bumble foot or nightingale. The disease is caused by bacteria that attack the cocci staphylo bird skin surface, especially on the soles of the feet. Bulbul bird disease is usually caused by lack of net cage conditions, especially where perch.
Nightingale disease in birds we can recognize the presence of swelling in the legs, elongated nails, as well as the scales on the legs extended.
# 5. diseases Worms
Not only humans, birds can also be affected by worms. This disease attacks the gastrointestinal tract and liver. The cause of intestinal worms in birds is roundworm, tapeworm, hookworm, and heartworms.
Walnuts are exposed worms can be characterized by the passion of birds decreased, decreased appetite, weakness, fur is not neat, dirt textured liquid, and weight loss.
# 6. Diarrhoea disease
There are two kinds of diarrhea disease that often occurs in walnuts, namely:
1. Diarrhea caused by bacteria that infect the gastrointestinal tract.
Signs of bacterial diarrhea due to bird droppings will be liquid, foul smelling, cloudy, agility birds decreased, and lost his appetite. Diarrhea due to bacterial disease is contagious.
2. Diarrhea due to food poisoning.
Birds affected by diarrhea due to food poisoning can be seen from the liquid and dirt is not so rotten smell, appetite and bird activity remains high. Diarrhea due to food poisoning disease is not contagious.
# 7. Fleas On Birds
The main cause of lice on birds is due to stable condition dirty, humid, and the baths are lacking. Infested birds can disrupt the process of production and hatching eggs are being incubated, while the male canary will result rarely reads.
Walnuts are attacked by fleas will always be restless, often didis (bite fur), rarely voiced, if disclosed it will show the bird feather lice that are moving on the sidelines of a feather. If the condition is not treated promptly, it can lead to decreased appetite birds and can result in death.
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