1. roosters97

    roosters97 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2008
    VA
    my chickens are loosing neck feathers is this bad?or natural ? theres a rooster and a hen
     
  2. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

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    Jun 27, 2008
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    Is it both or just the hen? If its just the hen then it's because the rooster is pulling or hanging on to the neck feathers when he's mounting her. If its both them they could be molting, but check to make sure nothing is irritating them like mites.
     
  3. roosters97

    roosters97 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2008
    VA
    both
     

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