Molting

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by cdavis76, Oct 21, 2012.

  1. cdavis76

    cdavis76 Out Of The Brooder

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    Do roosters molt or just hens?
     
  2. Choco Maran

    Choco Maran Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Both hens and roos molt twice a year. Once in the winter and again in the spring
     
  3. cdavis76

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    Thanks! My roo has a naked neck and was concerned b/c I was not aware of them molting thought the molting process was due to egg laying
     

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