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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 10, Issue:3, March, 2021

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
Issues : 12 per year
Publisher : Excellent Publishers
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Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
Index Copernicus ICV 2018: 95.39
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2021.10(3): 256-265

A Pictorial Overview of Diseases and Disorders of Budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus)
M. Bhadesiya*, V. A. Patel, P. J. Gajjar, M. J. Anikar, D. V. Patel,J. Chaudhari and A. K. Prajapati
Postgraduate Institute of Veterinary Education & Research (PGIVER), Kamdhenu University, Rajpur (Nava), Himmatnagar, Gujarat (India)
*Corresponding author

Budgerigar (Melopsittacus undulatus) is one of the pet birds frequently preferred by bird lovers for companionship throughout the world. Various investigations have been made into diseases and disorders of Budgerigars throughout the world; however, the reports pertaining to some of the disease conditions and their pictorial guide are not available for common veterinary practitioners in India. The present paper is a pictorial overview of some of the common diseases and disorders of Budgerigars and is highlights some of the laboratory findings. This elucidation will provide a baseline database on some of the existing disease conditions. This pictorial overview will also provide ready-to-use laboratory diagnostic referral images for veterinarians who will be encouraged to implement appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic strategies during day-to-day veterinary practice in future.

Keywords: Budgerigars, Diseases, Laboratory findings, Pictorial overview, Veterinary practitioners

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Bhadesiya, C. M., V. A. Patel, P. J. Gajjar, M. J. Anikar, D. V. Patel, Y. J. Chaudhari and Prajapati, A. K. 2021. A Pictorial Overview of Diseases and Disorders of Budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus).Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 10(3): 256-265. doi:
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