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moulting and bleeding is this normal?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by cheatham, Sep 22, 2008.

  1. cheatham

    cheatham In the Brooder

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    moulting and bleeding is this normal it looks coagulated
     
  2. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    Not really. Moulting is normal, but the bleeding from the pin feathers are often caused by one getting broken or picked on by another chicken. Not really a habit you want or they can start to eat each other bald.
     

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