Phoenix chicks losing tail feathers?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Larkspur88, Aug 15, 2011.

  1. Larkspur88

    Larkspur88 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have 2 male silver phoenixes. They are roughly 16 weeks old or a little older and I noticed the males losing their tails! The feathers are simply falling off! I've never had them before. Just curious if this is normal/abnormal.
     

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