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hen is lathargic need help

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by RoostingRooster, May 16, 2016.

  1. RoostingRooster

    RoostingRooster New Egg

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    One of my hens is just standing still flufed up and her eyes are closed and when there closed her eyelids are grey she molted about 6 months ago and hasn't really grown her feathers back and twitches her head every once in a while
     
  2. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

  3. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - you have some great advice already so I'll just say hello!

    All the best
    CT
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Wonder if she has a neurological problem or vitamin deficiency. Molting can be very hard on birds, and they often need extra protein and other treats to help grow back their feathers.
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

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