Bird Collars for Mild Feather Plucking
A mild plucker maybe a parrot that is over-preening, barbering, or showing one bald spot. Consult with your avian veterinarian to rule out a medical cause. If the cause of mild plucking is behavioral, consider a mild collar combined with behavior modification
Managing Mild Feather Plucking in Parrots
- Offer a lightweight bird collar to protect feathers
Resolve parrot husbandry and environmental stressors that cause stress
Bathe your bird regularly
Use behavior modification strategies for long-term success. Please see The Feather Plucking Remedies for Birds Workbookfor help.
Bird Collar Barriers are an important part of solving feather plucking in parrots.