changed bedding and harriet pulled her all feathers out

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by speediesmom, Oct 27, 2011.

  1. speediesmom

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    My little 2 year old black sex-link decide to tear out all her feathers after I changed from shavings to straw. All the girls have been treated for mites recently so I retreated her just in case. It is getting down to freezing at night should I be worried? Is this normal for them to do this? Should I change the bedding back? I was trying to save some $$ but I hate to see her suffer.
     
    Last edited: Oct 28, 2011

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