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Is my bird sick?

Pixy

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Hey

today I noticed my cockatiel’s wing’s upper or shorter feathers are facing down , should i be concerned? Because i never saw them in that angle , She’s been acting normal and eating normal. Any help?

Check the pictures please.

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How old is your little feather friend? Some times feathers get bent down until they groom themselves.
 

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How old is your little feather friend? Some times feathers get bent down until they groom themselves.
Or he rubbed it against something
 

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Many birds are going thru molt right now, so new feathers can be hard to zip, if not nice & clean. A good shower may help her to get them back in place. If that doesn't help then I suggest a visit to the vet.
 

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How old is your little feather friend? Some times feathers get bent down until they groom themselves.
the weather is so cold here that i’m afraid if i wash her she would get sick or cold , but i will consider that
 

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She is no doubt molting, birds preen their feathers, I was not talking about a bath. They get kinda ruffled looking at that age. You can use mister a lightly spray them with fine mist.
 
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