Help Butt feathers picked

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by wallygator1, Feb 2, 2014.

  1. wallygator1

    wallygator1 Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 2, 2014
    My Hen has been picking her butt feathers and its going to snow soon in my area, Its been hovering around 32 Degrees and her butts picked clean. If you have any idea what this habit is, or if its something else and how I treat it, please say below. Thanks!

    PS, I looked for mites and really wasnt sure what to look for, but I didnt see any eggs or things crawling on her skin.
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia

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