ONION, ALLIUM, POISONING IN BIRDS
 
Description    Birds exposed to onion and garlic, ALLIUM spp., might develop anemia, anisocytosis, and an increased reticulocyte count.
 
Species   Avian
 
Signs   Generalized weakness, Increased mortality in flocks of birds, Pale
 
References   Lightfoot TL. Pet Bird Toxicity and Related Environmental Concerns. Vet Clin N A Exotic Anim Pract 2008;11:229 [Web Reference]
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