Fly fishermen, fashionistas fight over rare rooster feathers
A new trend of attaching feathers to hair has spurred a run on the decorative plumage of designer roosters produced at just 3 U.S. farms. But animal activists are criticizing the trend because the birds must be euthanized to harvest their feathers.
Balding penguins baffle scientists
In recent years in the South Atlantic, penguins with patches of bare skin have been popping up and puzzling scientists over what could be causing feather-loss disorder.