Blue Tit, in a bit of a state

Blue Tit, in a bit of a state

Observation - Blue Tit, in a bit of a state - UK and Ireland. Description: This Blue Tit is in a sorry state, though I'm not sure why. At first I thought it was just wet after bathing, but it seems to be missing feathers on its throat. I've seen a lot of wet Blue Tits, and they don't look quite as scruffy as this one. It coul

This Blue Tit is in a sorry state, though I'm not sure why. At first I thought it was just wet after bathing, but it seems to be missing feathers on its throat. I've seen a lot of wet Blue Tits, and they don't look quite as scruffy as this one. It could still fly though - see picture 4. Suggestions welcome...