Loss of Tail Feathers

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by melandtodd, Sep 3, 2011.

  1. melandtodd

    melandtodd In the Brooder

    Jun 17, 2011
    Bowling Green
    I am unsure if this is the right place to post, but...........my 14 week old Golden Polish rooster seems to be loosing his tail feathers?[​IMG] He is active, eating, running..all seems ok except he looks like he has only 3 or 4 tail feathers left. The Australorpe hens all look fine...still all loosing their fuzzy baby feathers..but fine. Do they molt this early? When they molt can it just be tail feathers?
  2. ~MegChristine(:

    ~MegChristine(: In the Brooder

    Jul 21, 2011
    Mine did the same thing last year! He hasent gotten them back since [​IMG]

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