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Hello, I'm a first time user of this site, to get to the point. I have noticed that my budgie Kiwi is losing a lot of feathers around her neck and around her face near her beak. does anyone have any idea what could be wrong with her? Please help.
Oh and my other budgie Sky seems to be totally normal
Thanks in advance.


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Hi and :welcome: to Talk Budgies!

When I looked at the first picture, I thought your budgie might be being plucked by the other female. However, in viewing the second picture, it appears she has a bad case of scaly mites. If she does indeed have mites, then both of your birds will need to be treated.

You need to get her into see an Avian Vet for the proper diagnosis and treatment as the ability to make an accurate assessment from the pictures is limited.
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Please be sure to update us on her condition in this thread after you've taken her to the vet. Sending lots and love and healing energy to your little girl. :hug:

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