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eenakshi

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molting?
« on: May 23, 2014, 03:38:51 PM »

Hello

I have 2 greys.Mittu and Jasper.Jasper is of 11months.Mornings they will be on their perches and in the night mittu sleeps in a cage and jasper as she is small wil sleep in a travel cage.This morning when i opened jaspers cage i have seen she has gone bald under her neck.It is red and no feather under the neck.A curve line is visible.Iam worried.Is this called molting?or because i  put her in the travel cage in the nights?pls help me immediately.What are the precautions to be taken.Regarding her diet i give sprouts with vegetables in the mornings and inbetween i give almonds and in the evening seeds and night nowadays giving sprouts because i am not getting parrot food.If i am wrong anywhere pls help immediately.

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Re: molting?
« Reply #1 on: August 28, 2014, 04:54:46 PM »

Wow sorry you never got a reply after all this time. How is jasper now? I wonder if he's caught a mite or something, if his travel cage is low on the floor?

Molting should not cause bald patches unless jasper is over preening, hope all is well x
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