Missing feathers?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by pdau75, Feb 2, 2015.

  1. pdau75

    pdau75 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have 2 hens that are exhibiting the same issue with missing feathers. Any ideas?[​IMG]
     
  2. ChickenCanoe

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    How old are they and where do you live?
     
  3. pdau75

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    About a 2 years old. I live in SW Ontario.
     
  4. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Chicken Obsessed

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    Possibly molting. Though late in the season, I've had 2 year old hens molt in January.

    That or parasites. Check them over well for lice/mites.
     
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