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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by bullet47, Oct 22, 2009.

  1. bullet47

    bullet47 In the Brooder

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    hen losing feathers is this a sigh of molting????????
     

  2. CMV

    CMV Flock Mistress

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    The timing is right. Could be.
     
  3. A.T. Hagan

    A.T. Hagan Don't Panic

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    Likely so. Some of mine are looking like they fell out of a plucker half-done right now and there are feathers everywhere.

    .....Alan.
     

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