macaw chewing ankles

by tracy
(salisbury md)

My blue and gold macaw chew on his ankles constantly. We have only had him 2 weeks. He is about 6 years old. Is this normal?

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Aug 03, 2011
Macaw chewing at ankles
by: Tracie

No, this is not normal behavior. He could be allergic to something you are feeding him, or something else. If your bird is not eating a healthy pellet diet, like Harrison's or Roudybush, then please read our Switching Birds To Pellets article for help with that.

I suggest that you Find an Avian Vet if your bird has not had a check up in the last year.

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