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Broken tail feathers and under weight
Hi i have an Indian Ringneck roughly aged 6 month, we have had him since he was around 7 weeks old and over the past couple of month his tail feathers have been breaking and now have all broken off. Since he had his wings clipped this seems to have happened, not sure if that has anything to do with it. I've never seen him biting his tail so i dont think he is breaking them himself, and his cage is more than big enough which he is rarely in.
I dont think it is mites because i keep him clean and use mite spray and i have 11 other birds who are all looking good.
I have a feeling it has something to do with nutrition, i try to feed him a variety of different foods but he is very fussy and allways tries getting the cockatiels seed if i dont put any of his seed mix out for him. I can feel he is underweight and i've tried to feed him more seed to try fatten him up but he only eats the sunflower seeds.
I am starting to get a little concerned now, any advice would be appreciated.
there is no avian vet in my area and do not drive so i would struggle massively getting to an avian vet and to be honest i do not trust normal vets with my birds due to past experiences.