Molt - does every chicken molt, and when?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by joypeters, Mar 8, 2011.

  1. joypeters

    joypeters Out Of The Brooder

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    We've had our girls since July, and haven't had a molt. Do they molt yearly, or only in winter....

    We live in So Cal, and it's never really cold here, never below 40. Thanks for any information. Oh, and how long does molting last? joy
     
  2. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Chicken Obsessed

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