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Re: losing feathers around the eye and beak

Posted by fairylights on 8/29/06
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    On 8/24/06, Kitty.J wrote:
    > On 8/24/06, Denise wrote:
    >> Hi- I am wondering if anyone has had this similar problem
    >> with their bird. My bird is losing his feathers around his
    >> eyes and beak. His behavior is the same. He doesnt appear
    >> sick and his appitite is the same. Before I take him to
    >> the vet I would like to know what this is. I thought he
    >> was molting but these feathers have not grown back yet and
    >> it has been a month!
    >> I would apperciate any info.
    >> Thanks.
    > He may just be molting.. or could have mites. I would take
    > him to the vet. Erlier this year someone who had a budgie
    > had this happen.. it went on for a few weeks untill the
    > birds illness was apparent. Remember birds will hide there
    > sickness appearing normal like their other flock mates..
    > untill its tooo late. When a bird shows that it is sick.. it
    > is usually too late...

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