henny penny feather loss

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by dmccann, May 31, 2010.

  1. dmccann

    dmccann Songster

    Jul 19, 2009
    darlington pa
    My Coop
    this problem started in winter, took her to vet she said no bugs gave her antbiotics because she had lg hole on back, wound cote we kept her seperate, she would hurt her self, and the others would help, sh wears a coat no feathers grew back, but the wound is nicely healed,well now she is pecking at tail feathers and the others help put bk axle grease on heavy did not like but still poked at it i bathed her with dawn she seamed to enjoy it put her in seperate cage with her coat on vaseline on red tail area could not see any bugs gave her canned cat food, i am losing my mind over this any ideas ? I feed a layer food flock block oats and free range about 1 hr day also oyster shell

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