feather eating

  1. Skeet&Tasha

    8 Month old Parrotlet primary wing feather fell out

    Hi everyone, My 8 mo old parrotlet was sitting on my shoulder while I was doing some things around the house, and I noticed that she was nibbling on a large primary feather that I'm guessing she likely pulled out!!!!! OMG! She was holding the feathered part with her foot, and was fooling around...
  2. G

    Pineapple Conure - Feather problem

    Hi everyone, I have an issue with my female pineapple Conure's feathers I would like some help with. I have attached some photos to this thread of what her feathers look like. It appears that she is chewing or plucking them and I would like to understand why and is there anything I can do to...
  3. C

    Eaten tail feathers???

    I woke up this morning to find all the tail feathers on our female Solomon Island Eclectus (Fannie) chopped off near the base and no feather anywhere to be seen. She has been a minor feather picker in the past but this is weird. Is this possible or am I missing something?