On 1/21/07, Gina wrote:
> I am have seen the other questions on molting, but see if
> the area looks like a bald spot - what does that mean? We
> were looking at Howard, as he is molting, but there is one
> area on his chest that appears to have a small bald spot i
> Thanks for helping us -
> Ken and Gina
A normal molting would be an even loss of feathers over a
period of time.
When you find a true bald spot, this could be an indication
of plucking, but not always.
Keep watching Howard and if this truly is a part of his
molting process, it will correct itself shortly.
If it is plucking, the spot will remain bald or even get