Did you know? Pteronophobia is the fear of being tickled by feathers.


Pteronophobia is the fear of feathers, feathered objects, or being tickled by feathers. The word Pteronophobia comes from Greek ftero which means feathers and phobos meaning fear or deep aversion.

A person with Pteronophobia is afraid of or disgusted by feathers. He or she may not even like feathered pillows or hats with feathers. They may also be afraid of birds or other winged creatures like bats. Many phobics try avoiding visits to farms or barnyards where there are chicken, ducks and other feathered birds.

In this guide, we will study the causes, symptoms, and treatment options for Pteronophobia.

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

As you found this post useful...

Follow us on social media!

We are sorry that this post was not useful for you!

Let us improve this post!

Tell us how we can improve this post?

Life is Complicated. Make it Simple.
Join the doozydoo crew!
No spam — just wicked awesomeness!