Molting and New Feathers!

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

  1. Preservation Acres

    Preservation Acres Songster

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    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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