over sexed hens

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Jennings Gamefowl, Apr 3, 2009.

  1. Jennings Gamefowl

    Jennings Gamefowl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Feb 17, 2009
    CORDOVA,SOUTH CAROLINA
    my silkie hen has the feathers pulled from her neck.. it doesnt appear to have skin pulled from it.. I tried to put a ban-aid on her put either she or the roo pulled it off.... so how do I help her heal up???
     
  2. Harley's girl

    Harley's girl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Separate her from the roosters. [​IMG]
     
  3. SoccerMomof7

    SoccerMomof7 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2008
    Kansas
    My girls are looking really rough right now too, I didn't know what to do to help them.
     
  4. morelcabin

    morelcabin Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 8, 2007
    Ontario Canada
    I have three silkie hens in one coop with a roo that is very rough on them, and they look like it, all thier head feathers are missing.I n another pen I have three silkies with a very gentle roo and they don't look abused at all:>) Maybe try finding a more gentle roo in the future
     

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