1 hen loosing feathers

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by preacherman2, Jul 31, 2014.

  1. preacherman2

    preacherman2 In the Brooder

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    1 of my four hens are lossing her feather on her lower back and bottom she is bald
    is this ok or is she sick
     

  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Free Ranging 7 Years

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    How old is she and do you have a rooster?
     
  3. preacherman2

    preacherman2 In the Brooder

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    she is 14 months old never had a rooster
     
  4. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Free Ranging 7 Years

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    Most breeds molt their second autumn but this could easily be a molt.
     

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