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Rabbit229

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Feather damage
« on: August 18, 2016, 07:27:44 PM »

Is this damage from mites or is the bird damaging its feathers
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Re: Feather damage
« Reply #1 on: August 18, 2016, 07:57:05 PM »

Is this a young bird? Many youngsters damage feathers on the cage etc,
They are still learning and are very clumsy x
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Re: Feather damage
« Reply #2 on: August 18, 2016, 08:39:26 PM »

Yes mandi 12 weeks old. He has the same markings on the other side too. Is it not from nibbling his feathers
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Re: Feather damage
« Reply #3 on: August 18, 2016, 09:26:23 PM »

I wouldn't say so at 12 weeks
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