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Molting Question - effect on comb

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Karen 2739, Jan 3, 2012.

  1. Karen 2739

    Karen 2739 In the Brooder

    Aug 7, 2010
    San Diego
    My first molt on only one of my 6 girls. She is doing well, but her comb is very pale pink. Is that common? She is eating, energetic, no eggs and all the feathers are about back. It was quick, about the beginning of November, she stopped laying completely.

    Thank you!

  2. Schwartzfarmnc

    Schwartzfarmnc Songster

    May 28, 2010
    West Jefferson
    I think you're correct, my girls that are going through molt or the ones who just stopped for the winter their combs have turned pale pink but they all are as healthy as can be but the combs got smaller and pinker, so I chalked it up to molt/winter.

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