Re: Orange weavers turned brown?
Posted by Jen on 8/04/06
On 7/30/06, aimee wrote:
> hi everyone,
> my orange finches have lost their brilliant color in the
> past6 months and now only have brown feathers. Has this
> happened to anyone else? Could it be seasonal or diet
> thanks in advance for any advice!!
Yes, it's seasonal. During the off-breeding season, the
males will look like the females and are pretty much
indistinguishable. Before the breeding season, the males
will put on their orange/black garb.
Hope this helps!