Bald spot - no pecking

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Yay Chicks!, May 19, 2010.

  1. Yay Chicks!

    Yay Chicks! Songster

    Apr 15, 2010
    Forest Grove, OR
    My 6 - 7 week old BR has a small bald spot on the top of her head. It's not red and no one has been pecking at her (believe me, I am obsessed with their behavior!). Any ideas what could cause this? I'm sorry I can't post a picture - I've tried but I haven't gotten it to work yet...
  2. HorseFeatherz NV

    HorseFeatherz NV Eggink Chickens

    Hmmmm - picking would be my first guess - is she maybe rubbing it on something (roost?)?

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