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Chicken has increasingly white comb. Should I be worried?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by jentav, Nov 23, 2010.

  1. jentav

    jentav New Egg

    Nov 22, 2010
    Hi Everyone,

    Here is my just over 2 year old (I think) Buff Orpington. Her comb has become increasingly white and since it has gotten cold her egg production is zero. She recently loss a ton of feathers and is still dropping a few here and there. Any ideas as to what might be causing this?

    Thanks in advance!

    I will also post a picture of her coop mate a Rhode Island that has curious issues as well.
  2. ChickieBooBoo

    ChickieBooBoo Cold Canadian Chick

    Dec 2, 2009
    I believe she is moulting, my hens never seem to moult but this is what I have heard other members mentioning. No need to worry
    Last edited: Nov 23, 2010

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