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Polish: molting or picking injury? He's balding!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by evitachu, Sep 27, 2015.

  1. evitachu

    evitachu Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My 3 month old Polish was picked on in the past. I put anti picking lotion and it seemed to help. Today I see more balding but no blood. In the past, he had bloody head. I see a lot of feathers these days, i guess from molting.
    But what do you think happened?
    Any answer is greatly appreciated!!!

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  2. leahkat

    leahkat Out Of The Brooder

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    I just saw some polish at the feed store yesterday that looked like that but worse. I am far far from an expert but I had never seen anything like that so I asked and the guy told me they were molting polish. It looked so strange almost like some weird exotic flower on top of their heads lol
     
  3. evitachu

    evitachu Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I did think it was molting until this morning I saw fresh blood again. Does molting involve bloody broken stem? Please help.
    I am so sad about my Julio.... He seems very quiet today.
     

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