red hen turning white

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by lovemypetchicks, Nov 25, 2009.

  1. lovemypetchicks

    lovemypetchicks New Egg

    Jul 14, 2009

    finally i got a picture uploaded!! my red hen has been turning white. Now her wing feathers are naked? Just the quill is left. and she is getting bare spots. I haven't dusted her yet. The feed store didn't have anything last time I went. If anyone knows what is causing this ? Thank you for your help!!
  2. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

    Jan 4, 2009
    Tempe, Arizona
    How old is she? What breed? If she is a red sex-link, they often have a lot of white in their plumage.

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