Itching??

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Settler'sDreamFarm, May 2, 2009.

  1. Settler'sDreamFarm

    Settler'sDreamFarm █ [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2665.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG]

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    My chicks are itching them selves, just kinda grooming themselves, is that normal?? Thanks
     
  2. Redhead Hen

    Redhead Hen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I say it's normal. They are growing their big chicken feathers and I'm sure they are just grooming. [​IMG]
     
  3. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    It's called preening, if you want to read more about it.
     

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