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Help, My Birds are Naked

MoltingMolting is the process of shedding and re-growing feathers. Both female and male birds molt. During the molt, egg production and male fertility decrease or cease. The first molt doesn't occur until the birds are going through their second autumn as adolescence is the start of adult feather growth. Molting is a time of rest in addition to a time for the bird to build up its ...

Rachel Falco | Oct 16, 2015