Loosing feathers

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by neilgal, Dec 2, 2010.

  1. neilgal

    neilgal Out Of The Brooder

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    Aug 19, 2010
    Las Vegas
    One of my girls lost her feathers on her back and a specially off her left wing.
    It doesn't look like she is molting. She has been like this for four months without any change. She is very active and laying eggs normally.
    I have been observed the other chickens non of them is picking on her.
    I have been looking for information about this situation here and over the internet and I couldn't found anything.
    What could it be?
    Any suggestions ?
     
  2. chicks4kids

    chicks4kids Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 22, 2009
    Northern Indiana
    If you have any roos She may be the roos favorite and he's wearing her feathers off. There are chicken saddles you can either make or buy to put on her until those feathers grow back in. But that's what it sounds like to me just from your description.
     

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