Placing the cage in poorly ventilated places, with high humidity and low light, can unleash various fungal pathologies. Poor hygiene also helps your progress. Ringworm, candidiasis or roña are some of these diseases triggered by the existence of fungi. They are small recurring pathologies in Canary birds but very dangerous if they are not treated.
The most remarkable procedure to avoid mycoses in birds is to maximize the hygiene of the aviary. Choose a well ventilated space, with low humidity and bright to place the cage. In addition, it would be favorable to disinfect and thoroughly clean both the cage and the drinking fountains from time to time. If you suspect that your canary has been attacked by a fungus, you should go to the veterinarian to evaluate it and recommend the most successful treatment.
Types of mycosis in birds
- Mites in the feathers
- Intestinal mucormycosis