> calm down. The bird pluckingm it's feathers is a sign that
> it's lonely. If you begin spending more time with it, it
> should stop plucking its feathers. If it continues even
> after it gets alot of tlc from you, take it to a vet and
> have it examined for fleas. (Those cause bad itching which
> can be a result of feather plucking, mane case is loneliness
that same person is probably no longer reading the board.
plucking can be from Giardia (internal parasite) or any kind
of stress but getting another bird is never a way to resolve.
good to see this board a bit active.