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Burrs in my chicken's feathers

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by LordShiva, Sep 25, 2015.

  1. LordShiva

    LordShiva New Egg

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    My eldest chicken on 7 months ran into a burr plant and now has them all over her. I've tried picking them out by hand, but I don't want to hurt her. The most troubling area are her wings, which have the most burrs.
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    This is the type of burr.
    How do I get them out without hurting her or cutting off most her feathers?
     
    Last edited: Sep 25, 2015

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