Hens with feather lost under neck

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by kellycoop, Feb 25, 2011.

  1. kellycoop

    kellycoop New Egg

    May 29, 2009
    Could someone help me please, I have a few hens shaking their heads and lost of feathers under neck. I have dusted the coop and clean it all the time. Some have very poopy behinds also. If it is lice or mites why can't I see them and how do I get rid of them!! Thanks
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia
    Dusted with what? Have you looked for them at night with a light? Not all of them stay on the bird during the day. It might help us if you answer the questions in the sticky for this forum.

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