bald spots

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by duckboy123, Apr 22, 2012.

  1. duckboy123

    duckboy123 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have dominique hens and they all have a bald square spot on their chest they dont have mites or lice any ideas?
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Any possibility that they are rubbing feathers off while eating out of a feeder? I have had a similar situation with pigeons 'rubbing' feathers off.
     
  3. duckboy123

    duckboy123 Out Of The Brooder

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    well there feeder is raise so it is more at their head so they cant rub there chests on it
     
  4. rigagirl

    rigagirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    do you have a rooster?
     
  5. duckboy123

    duckboy123 Out Of The Brooder

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    yes but he goes for the backs
     
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    rigagirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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