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Hormonal female

I wonder if you guys have any advice for a hormonal female. Everytime I put her in her cage, she goes right to the bottom and gets nesty. While she's out, she will be perfectly normal, play, cuddle. And then back to the cage, nesty. She laid 2 eggs in early October. I have been trying to have her sleep in a separate cage. Making sure she has darkness for at least 10-12 hours. Would something like avicalm by avitech work? I need to snap her out of this.

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Have you tried giving her less protein in her diet? That can really help

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Have you tried giving her less protein in her diet? That can really help
Interesting, some say less protein others say less carbs/grains including pellets. I have been reading everything I can.

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