Since individual birds vary in size, even within the species, choose the collars size based on your birds weight. Common species sizes are listed below however, for the most accurate sizing weigh your bird in grams.
Neck Bird Collars
|X-Small||3/4"t x 4"l|
|Small||1"t x 6.75"l|
15."t x 8.75"l
|Large||2 1/4"t x 9.5"l|
2 3/4""t x 10"l
General Size Guide. Please note that there is a wide variance in bird sizes, even amongst birds of the same species. We can't guarantee size
|African Grey (Congo)||Medium|
|African Grey (Timneh)||Medium|
|Amazon (Lilac Crowned)||Medium|
|Cameron (African Grey)||
|Cockatiel (larger with girth = 6.5")||
|Cockatiel babies (Under 6 months)||Small|
|Cockatiel (Over 6 months)||Small|
|Cockatoo (Bare Eyed)||
|Cockatoo (Greater Sulphur Crested)||
|Cockatoo (Lesser Sulphur Crested)||Medium|
|Cockatoo (Medium Sulphur Crested)||Medium|
|Cockatoo (Rose Breasted - Galah)||Medium|
|Conure (Blue Crown)||Large|
|Conure (Crimson Bellied)||X-Small|
|Conure (Fiery Shouldered)||X-Small|
|Conure (Green Cheek – smaller with a girth of approx. 5.5")||X-Small|
|Conure (Green Cheek – average with a girth of approx. 6")||X-Small|
|Conure (Maroon Bellied)||X-Small|
|Conure (White Eyed)||Small|
|Dove (Ring Neck, smaller)||Small|
|Dove (Ring Neck, larger)||Small|
|Eclectus (Red Sided)||Medium|
|Eclectus (Solomon Island)||Medium|
|Eclectus (Vos Maeri)||Medium|
|Indian Ring Neck||Small|
|Lorikeet, Rainbow (Australian)||Small|
|Lorikeet, Red Collar (Australian)||Small|
|Lorikeet, Scaly (Australian)||Small|
|Macaw (Blue & Gold)||Large|
|Macaw (Blue & Gold - Larger)||Large|
|Macaw (Green Wing)||Large|
|Macaw (Red Headed)||Small|
|Macaw (Yellow Collared)||Small|
|Parakeet (Canary-Winged or BB)|
|Parrot (Australian King)||Small|
|Parrot (Red Bellied)||Small|
Medium weight fleece, heavy-duty thread, stiffener insert, industrial strength hook & loop.
Please note that fabric color offerings may change seasonally. Tropical colors will be changing from green to blue due to the unavailability of green.
About This Collar:
The Fringy Neck Bird Collar is one of our thickest, most protective neck-style collars. It's designed for mostly bald, severe feather plucking birds and bird self mutilation.
These bird collars support healing of:
Our Fringy Neck Bird Collar features a semi-stiff base and thick layers of soft fleece around the neck to support zealous chewers toward healing.
The Fringy Neck Bird Collar is soft and comfortable to wear, unlike traditional plastic collars. Best of all, it doesn’t interfere with your bird's peripheral vision or the ability to eat and drink.
Putting The Collar On:
This bird collar closes with DuraGrip® Industrial Strength Hook & Loop that allows for a wide range of collar adjustments and a better fit. Persistent pluckers may be able to open the hook & loop. Try spraying the collar with a bitter spray or use duct tape on the underside.
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Please know that birds that compulsively pluck or mutilate and those that have been plucking for few years may chew up or outwit a bird collar. Plan to support acceptance with patient training and a bitter-tasting spray.
UnRuffledRx Soft Bird Collars are the first line of defense for stopping feather plucking because the interrupt the plucking cycle Keep in mind that the more severe your bird’s plucking , the thicker and stiffer the collar it will need. Bird collars are part of a range of wellness products that support feather pluckers. They work while you work on improving your pet's diet, improve parrot husbandry, and start using behavior modification.
Take our quiz to find the best styles for your bird's plucking habit.Take the bird collar quiz
UnRuffledRx soft bird collars are very popular, even among avian vets, because they provide a soft barrier to keep the beak away from the feathers. They’re a lot more comfortable than stiff, rigid collars and they allow for your bird to go about most of its daily activities without restrictions.
UnRuffledRx Bird Collars were created alongside of avian vets are trusted by Avian Veterinarian's world-wide. We've helped 1,000's of bird's, even severe mutilator's with whom the treatment team had lost hope. Featured in AAV and at EXOTICSCON 2019.OUR PARTNER VET'S
While most bird's accept bird collars easily, some that have been severely plucking over time need added support. Visit our Product Support Page to learn how to improve the chances that your bird will accept the collar.
Science shows us that parrot wellness is one of the most effective things that you can do to support your feather plucking bird. But, what does that mean? Learn all about parrot wellness in this blog or on this video.
In addition to wellness, Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA Therapy) is very effective. This science-backed approach is hard to grasp, but I've got lots of blog posts on it. For individualized help Book a consultation today.
We recognize that not all bird's welcome wearing a bird collar. Behavior, medical, and socialization issues can interfere. Please view the training video below and work with your bird to accept the collar. Unopened, unused collars may be returned within 30 days of purchase for store credit toward future purchases. Return PolicyWatch Our Training Video
As a caring pet owner, we know that your ultimate goal is for the plucking to stop. Bird collars interrupt plucking but they don't change behavior. Parrot wellness and ABA Therapy have long-term results. That's where the Complete Feather Plucking Kit comes in. The kit comes with a bird collar, The Feather Plucking Rescue Pack, and a behavior consultation.SHOP Now
If your bird is new to wearing a collar you'll have to train it to both accept the collar and not chew up the collar. Clicker training is the solution of choice. Watch my YouTube Video here: https://youtu.be/ubm2BCNH5LE
On the order page, look for the orange colored SIZE GUIDE right by the product price.
Most collars come in 5-7 sizes based on the birds weight in grams. If you don't have a gram scale, you can purchase one online. Amazon tends to be the most affordable place. You don't need a specialized bird scale, it just has to weigh in grams.
Your avian vet should have a weight on file, too.
Find Returns policy at https://birdsupplies.com/pages/returns_new
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