How do you get you chickens feathers growing faster

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Chickensaurous, Aug 24, 2013.

  1. Chickensaurous

    Chickensaurous Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 23, 2013
    My chicken has been moulting and he is taking forever to grow his tail feathers back is there a special diet to help them grow there feathers back faster
  2. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    Feathers contain a lot of protein, so it is usually recommended to feed a high protein diet to help the chicken regrow feathers, and keep the well nourished and healthy at the same time. Not sure if it will speed up the process, but not enough protein will slow it down.

    Imp- good luck

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