Feather picking, arguably, is the one non life-threatening condition that most frustrates bird owners. There are countless doting bird owners who feel guilty for having a bird that feather picks, believing that they have somehow failed their bird. Pinpointing the exact cause as to why a bird plucks out its feathers is often elusive, adding to the frustration.
For this article, BIRD TALK put together a panel of avian experts to address the “who, how and why” of feather picking in order to offer those whose birds pick some insight and hope into tackling this condition.
**For the full article, pick up the September 2008 issue of BIRD TALK**
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