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Egg Bound

Our female conure, Chicken, had an egg-laying craze that left her egg bound. Four months later we were surprised to be faced with a similar situation.

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Chicken and the Egg, Part 2

by DFS-Pet-Blog on February 25, 2010

Chicken, a 7-year-old female green-cheeked conure had been laying eggs until she became egg-bound with her ninth egg. The vet’s prognosis for Chicken was not good: unless that egg came out soon, Chicken could die. Find out what happened:

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Chicken and the Egg

by DFS-Pet-Blog on January 26, 2010

Every year in early spring, many female birds begin to lay eggs. Keith’s bird, Chicken, started laying more eggs than normal, and then showed troubling signs that she might be egg bound.

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