spikes above female eclectus

by tan
(Falls church va)

Recently I have seem the red feathers above the head has turned into spikes and shiny spikes showing instead of feathers?

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May 14, 2015
feathers
by: Anonymous

sounds like pin feathers to me...molting

Apr 30, 2015
spikes on bird's head
by: Tracie

These are new feathers coming in. Provide water for bathing if possible. Eventually the protective sheath will flake off and the new feathers will appear.

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