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So this is Lola I've had Lola since she was a baby Lola will be 8 this year I've never had I've never had any issues with Lola or any problems at all are any problems at all but last year in July my dad was taken to hospital my dad was taken to hospital and on the 9th of August on the 9th of August my dad passed away it was a big shock to all of us my mum wasn't coping my mum wasn't coping and so might me and my daughter went to stay at her went to stay at hersford a few weeks in that time this time lola's routine was all over the place and she started place and she started plucking I thought when we got back to routine I thought when we got back to routine that Lola would stop and it was because of everything that had changed but it's almost been a year but it's almost been a year now and Lola is still plucking I don't know if it's behaviour what it's going on with her she has been to vets and been check out had medicine for incase you had a Fungus infection also she had treatment in case she's got parasites but all came back clear i am at lose what too do i think maybe a collar would be something to stop what does everything I like too here what u would do thank you here a little video
 

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Hello and welcome to Talk Parrots, I'm sorry for the loss of your father. I wonder if Lola has picked up on the stress you were under during your fathers illness and passing. That and the changes in your routine with her can cause her to be a plucker as her routine changed and birds like cats and dogs can pick up on their owners emotions so she might be reacting to your sadness by plucking. Is she hormonal? Has she shown signs of nesting or egg laying? Hormones can cause plucking in some cases.

I think trying to get her back into a normal routine is a great idea ... but you might have to step it up and give her even more time if you can. Praise her and play with her more often and spend that one on one time with her. Play music she likes to keep her stimulated and engaged and chat with her every minute you can. She might find more interesting stimulation and more time with you daily will be the key to stop her from plucking.

I wish you luck and hope she responds and you don't have to put a collar on her. If she starts plucking more see your avian vet and discuss a collar with him/her.
 
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