Feathers in the run

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mjdtexan, Jan 14, 2009.

  1. mjdtexan

    mjdtexan Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 30, 2008
    Houston(ish)
    I am noticing chicken feathers in the chicken run outside. ¿Is this normal? Its a good size run and they are not crowded or anything like that.

    Mike D
     
  2. Opa

    Opa Opa-wan Chickenobi

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    Chickens lose feathers all the time and when they molt you won't believe how may feathers you will find.
     
  3. danamillette

    danamillette Chillin' With My Peeps

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    When my chickens molted, it looked like a feather bomb went off.
     
  4. mjdtexan

    mjdtexan Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 30, 2008
    Houston(ish)
    So, its normal. Ok.

    Mike D
     

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