Featherless rump on chick?!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Woytgirl, Apr 26, 2017.

  1. Woytgirl

    Woytgirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This 2 week old barnevelder has been with the roughly 2.5 week old barnevelder, and she has no feathers or down on her but. [​IMG]



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  2. Woytgirl

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    Do you think the older one was picking out her down feathers??
     
  3. Woytgirl

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    Here is a pic of both of them together[​IMG]
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    I did have to use hydrogen peroxide on her because she had poo on her bellybutton. Do you think that the hydrogen peroxide dissolved her down feathers?
     

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