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pullet crested polish getting head feathers picked...

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by blueheaven, Jul 28, 2011.

  1. blueheaven

    blueheaven Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have a 10 week old crested polish with other 10 week old pullets and her head feathers keep getting picked at and she is balding on top.
    anyway to stop this?
     
  2. onegoldhen

    onegoldhen Out Of The Brooder

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    I began noticing this with our large chickens were about the same age. They started to peck the mature small bantams. We now separate them...of course yours are same size etc. I 'll read the replies to you for more info..
     
    Last edited: Jul 28, 2011

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