losing feathers

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by whoknows180, Jul 18, 2007.

  1. whoknows180

    whoknows180 New Egg

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    Jul 18, 2007
    my chickens are loseing their feathers, What is causing this and what do I need to do?
     
  2. Southern28Chick

    Southern28Chick Flew The Coop

    Apr 16, 2007
    A lot of feathers or just a little bit? Are they young? My chicks are 11 weeks and they lose feathers every day, I guess it's like people shedding their hair. If it's a lot it could be molting which is normal.
     

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