How do you bath a chicken for a show?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by greenhead, Jan 16, 2010.

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  1. greenhead

    greenhead In the Brooder

    Jan 25, 2009
    my daughter has a show next weekend and her chickens legs will not come clean? it almost seems that there is dirt in the scales or dry skin and we cannot get it out. can someone please tell me how to do this? thank you for your help.
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    The chicken may have scaley leg mites. SLATHER in vaseline.

    I actually sprayed the legs a rescue hen of mine with "Pam" each night for a week and eventually the legs looked better.
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