Help--Bump on a molting hen!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Ilovemyladies!, Aug 12, 2011.

  1. Ilovemyladies!

    Ilovemyladies! Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a RIR hen who is molting and she has a wart-like bump on her back and she is growing new feathers there, so what is it??
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    Ilovemyladies! :

    I have a RIR hen who is molting and she has a wart-like bump on her back and she is growing new feathers there, so what is it??

    Can you post a picture, sometimes if we see it we can better tell you what it may be.​
     
  3. Ilovemyladies!

    Ilovemyladies! Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm not sure how [​IMG]
     
  4. Pharm Girl

    Pharm Girl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is it near her tail/vent area? Might be an oil gland..
     
  5. Ilovemyladies!

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    It is above her tail bone.
     
  6. Pharm Girl

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  7. Ilovemyladies!

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    I will look when they go to roost and thanks!! [​IMG]
     

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