An experienced avian veterinarian should teach pet bird owners preventative health care, starting at the very first veterinary visit.
AAV: (noun) An acronym that stands for the Association of Avian Veterinarians. Formed in 1980, this organization is made up of veterinarians, allied personnel, technicians and students from private vet practice, universities and zoos. Its purpose is the “education of small animal practitioners with an interest in avian medicine.”
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