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  1. City Chicken

    City Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    she was damaged by overmating, but she's been with us for 4-5 months... shouldn't it have grown back? and why is it so red? she's been dusted for mites. maybe there was a slight improvement, but not sure. thoughts?
    is she pulling out her own feathers maybe?

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  2. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    The others may be attracted by the redness and pulling the feathers, or the area could be sunburned. These areas may not grow back until the next molt.
     

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