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What is injurious feather pecking?

This post includes the following sections:DescriptionGentle feather peckingSevere feather peckingCannibalistic peckingVent peckingAggressive peckingFurther reading. Description Injurious pecking behaviour is considered an inappropriate pecking activity directed toward conspecifics and involves repeated pecking at the feathers or skin of a victimized bird. … Continue reading

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