Post: Feather Mutilation Genetically Inherited
Posted by Rocko's Mom on 3/07/06
In 1995 when I purchased my Moluccan my breeder talked
about selective breeding and how he selected against
aggression and feather mutilation. I cannot believe it took
12 years for that to be scientifically verified.
----"This is exciting because with the strong heritability
of feather picking that we found, it might be possible to
breed parrots that don't have the propensity to develop
After reading this article, I am so glad my breeder was
knowledgeable enough to think outside the box and go
against the norm.
Posts on this thread, including this one
Feather Mutilation Genetically Inherited, 3/07/06, by Rocko's Mom. Re: Feather Mutilation Genetically Inherited, 3/07/06, by paul.