Molting and New Feathers!

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Preservation Acres, Aug 7, 2009.

  1. Preservation Acres

    Preservation Acres Songster

    Dec 31, 2008
    Murfreesboro, TN
    When chickens molt, will bare spots get new feathers?
  2. meriruka

    meriruka Songster

    Oct 18, 2007
    Usually, yes. Mine get a brand new pretty coat, with any feathers that were missing before filling in. Sometimes, if there was an injury to the skin, the feathers will not come back.

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