On 10/16/08, GreyLady wrote:
> On 10/16/08, cindy wrote:
>> i have a blue and gold macaw that i recently rescued. the
>> tail feather is kinda messed up. is there any way to fix
>> this issue? would clipping it be ok and will it grow back?
>> please advise to what to do about this situation.
> Definitely DO NOT clip any of the tail feathers unless it is
> suggested by a vet because of some health issue. I can't
> Also, make sure the cage is large enough so that his
feathers are not rubbing the sides or bottom this will damage
the feathers. A small cage is definitly not healthy for the
bird either. After a moult and when you are able to bath him
in the future, you will be amazed at how beautiful they
become. Good Luck