Bold patch on hens back, any ideas?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by annaling, May 5, 2017.

  1. annaling

    annaling New Egg

    Nov 2, 2016
    Hey guys,
    This started about a month ago, I though it was just moulting but the skin is getting dark patches and no feathers are growing back. She's eating well and doesn't seem to show signs of illness. Any ideas? Thanks! Xx[​IMG][/IMG]

    Last edited: May 5, 2017
  2. daxigait

    daxigait Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 10, 2015
    SW Missouri
    hi, what is your hen to Rooster ratio? That looks like an overzealous over breeding cock's work me. You may want to try one of the covers they make for the hens back a saddle.
    Last edited: May 5, 2017

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