hormonal feather plucking

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    What can i do to help my plucking lovebird?

    Hi, I have an 8 year old peach-faced lovebird who has a feather-plucking habit that started suddenly when he was 1. We took him to the vet and she said that it's not anything medical but rather he was hormonal and without a mate, he was sexually frustrated and therefore resorted to plucking. She...
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    GCC is a bit of a hormonal mess

    Hi all, created an account to get some more advice after scrolling through countless threads. I've recently inherited a pineapple GCC after a family member passed. I've always had birds but haven't had parrots since I was young, and have never had a conure. Sara is at least 5 years old and has...
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    African Grey Sudden Hormonal Plucking?

    Hey all, I hope someone can shed some light on Yoda, my CAG. He is 14 years old and I have had him since he was just a baby and hand fed him myself. He has always been a sweet sociable little guy and has lots of play time, toys, and things to keep him busy throughout the day. He also has a...