On 8/08/05, Melissa wrote:
> Hi! I have tried changing out toys and even got her a play area
> for the top of her cage. It's like she goes through phases. She
> has gotten better. She will let her feathers grow back in and
> then start plucking at them again, but not as bad as she was
> before. She doesn't have bald spots but her feathers do look
> ratty. She seems happier. She is talking a lot and saying new
> words. She has even begun talking in front of strangers. Thanks
> for the input!
> Melissa & Kiwi
Melissa, This is not so unusual for Quakers. Check out this link
for some helpful articles and support. Good luck to you and Kiwi.