My buff cochin has red skin and feather loss

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chickenlovr132, Aug 11, 2014.

  1. chickenlovr132

    chickenlovr132 New Egg

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    My buff cochin named Henrietta has lost a lot of feathers on her butt and on her head, too. Where you can see her skin it is very red and its like a crimson. She acts normally and I personally think she has mights but I'm not sure. And if you need I can take a photo.
     
  2. snoopysflock

    snoopysflock Out Of The Brooder

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    if you have a rooster that is from him trying to breed her. if not than that sounds like mites. i would give her a de bath just in case.
     
  3. chickenlovr132

    chickenlovr132 New Egg

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    The reason I think its mites is that my leghorn also has just not as red.
     

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