feather picking?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by silkymom, Oct 17, 2014.

  1. silkymom

    silkymom Songster

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    the rescue birds i have i thought were picked from roo they were with befor i got them , moast are getting new quills, one seems to be getting worse, whole back picked bare ive watched i dont see picking, and dont see any feathers around, ????
     
  2. Michael Apple

    Michael Apple Crowing

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    Are you sure they aren't moulting? Do you see damaged pin feathers and blood?
     

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