Avian Pre-Visit Questionnaire As Fear Free Certified Professionals, we want to make your bird’s veterinary experience as enjoyable and as stress-free as possible. As such, it’s important for us to understand what your bird might find upsetting. This information will help us to adjust our care to better serve and comfort your bird. Please answer the following questions to the best of your ability so we can take into consideration both you and your bird’s preferences.Name(Required) First Bird's Name(Required) Name Does your bird show any reluctance to getting in the carrier?(Required) Yes No During travel to the veterinary hospital, does your bird do any of the following: Eyes wide open Increased respiration Defecating Feathers slicked tight Vocalizing Crouching/quivering wings Freezing in place Chewing toes Trying to fly away/escape Darting looks Eye pinning Feather loss Other Does your bird prefer: Female Veterinarian Male Veterinarian It Doesn't Matter Check any situations listed below that your bird has shown avoidance or dislike of in the past. You can add additional comments at the end. Getting in their carrier or the car Entering the veterinary hospital Other pets and/or people passing by while in reception Waiting with other people and animals in the waiting area Being approached by veterinary staff Getting on the scale for a weight Hearing the doorbell, overhead intercom, or phones ringing Being taken out of the exam room for procedures Going into the exam room Being examined Having direct eye contact with the technician and/or veterinarian The use of instruments such as the stethoscope Being taken out of the carrier Loud voices during the examination Sounds coming from the back areas of the practice How would you describe your bird around other animals and people? Does your bird have any sensitive areas that they do not like to have touched by you or others? Are there any procedures your bird has not liked having performed at the veterinary hospital in the past or that seemed difficult for you or the staff to do? (weight, temperature, exam, blood draw) If so, how did your bird react? What are your birds favorite treats? (Please bring some to your next visit to our hospital) Does your bird like to play with toys? If so, what kinds? Has your bird ever been prescribed any supplements or medications to help with a visit to the veterinary hospital? If so, what was it and what sort of results did you experience? Anything else you would like us to know?