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Rabbit229

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Slow and stiff
« on: November 04, 2016, 09:44:08 PM »

I have 2 greys male female.
They are so different in the way they move.  Penny the girl is very active and flys so well. But nickel the male is so slow and stiff. He is so clumsy and not a good flyer at all. He is so stiff and slow moving compared to penny. His feathers are scruffy compared to his girl friend. In humans I'd say it's normal 😂. But do you think he could be carrying a  disease  of some kind
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Re: Slow and stiff
« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2016, 08:36:57 AM »

Hi, only way you telling is havin blood work from a vet
Have you had them all their life's ?
Or is he elderly ?
There's things you can supplement for joints etc but you need to rule out illness first
Could we have a pic ? Xx


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Re: Slow and stiff
« Reply #2 on: November 06, 2016, 11:19:27 AM »

Going on the other post still babies 6-8mths.. not sure whether just describing difference in flight. Will is more measured in flight than Hickory. She tends to beat frantically and drop a beat to take a gap. Where as Will seems to make it so it's an empty beat in the gap.

And babies... still plenty learn about flying

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