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Old 11-06-2015, 09:37 AM
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Sapphire is going through a moult right now. He only has 1 flight feather on one wing and none on the other which is making flying hard for him. He was cut either at the Petco where we got him or before he got to petco. Sprite has grown back all of his flight features and wing feathers twice now. Will sapphire wing ever regrow?
I'm so upset at the pet store for doing this.in all my years of owning budgies I have never gone through this ?


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Old 11-06-2015, 11:16 AM
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Has Sapphire molted yet ? You wont be able to tell until then...
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Old 11-06-2015, 06:33 PM
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I'm sorry Sapphire's wings were over-clipped.

As Randy indicated, there is no way to know if the flight feathers will grow in properly until after Sapphire molts.

You may wish to talk a look at the information in this thread and consider talking to the management of the store where you purchased Sapphire.

https://talkbudgies.com/general-budgi...pet-store.html

I'm closing this thread now as your question has been answered.
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Old 11-07-2015, 09:40 AM
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So I had the boys out again for free play time. This gave me a chance to get a better look at sapphire wing and guess what.......


"Mom you looking at my pretty new feathers? "
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What a pretty bird!
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Absolutely gorgeous
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Sapphire is a very handsome fellow and I'm glad to see his flight feathers are coming in nicely after his molt.
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Wonderful news, Sapphire will be soon flying with the best of them.
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That is wonderful to hear! Sapphire looks very handsome with his incoming flight feathers
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