Rooster Toupee

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by taprock, Jun 19, 2011.

  1. taprock

    taprock Chillin' With My Peeps

    My WCB Polish roo, Al is bald - he has also become rumpless with no tail. He was picked on in the winter and when his feathers just start to grow they get pulled out again. I think part of the situation is his nice pink head sticking out is just to appealing not to peck. It may be a bit crazy but I collected some feathers that were laying around and super glued them on. I only put on a few but enough to cover his bald spot. I tried to fix his missing tail but that was a bit impossible. Anyway as crazy as he looks we'll see if it helps.


  2. AccentOnHakes

    AccentOnHakes Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 2, 2009
    I opened this up in a tab, looked at it, smiled, closed the tab, then went...


    Opened it back up...scrolled to the bottom, and laughed myself silly at the second picture.
  3. chickengrl

    chickengrl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 30, 2010
    Northern Virginia
    well, that might actually work by diverting the unwanted attention. Let us know how it goes. [​IMG]
  4. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

    Aug 25, 2008
    Okay, all humans in this household are [​IMG]!

    Donald Trump is calling, please hold the line.....
    Last edited: Jun 19, 2011
  5. taprock

    taprock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Well Al's tail didn't look so hot but I think the toupee itself actually holds it's own against Donald's.[​IMG]
  6. 3goodeggs

    3goodeggs pays attention sporadically

    May 22, 2009
    North Central Florida
    too cool. I hope it works.
    I have a hen that they pecked on so badly it ripped her skin, once the blood started... it got very bad very quickly.
    She is still in isolation because I was thinking that I needed to let the feathers return... now you have the gears churning.
    Let us know how this worked out. if in a few days he is not being swung around by the super glued feathers... I am trying it myself.

    oh! Yes! a entire new business for you! we can send you molts and you can make us toupees. [​IMG]
    except the tail feathers, they don't look as natural! [​IMG]
  7. Firefighter Chick

    Firefighter Chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 8, 2011
    Southeast Minnesota
    hahaha! that rooster needs a pony tail to cover his bald spot. The tail thing made me think of those cartoons as kids when another character wanted to be a chicken so he put a plunger on his bum with a mop or feathers on it. hehehe.
  8. Dowie

    Dowie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 29, 2011
  9. JulieNKC

    JulieNKC Overrun With Chickens

    Sep 25, 2010
    Kansas City
    Quote:[​IMG] [​IMG] I love the tail feathers!
  10. ladyride

    ladyride Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 30, 2011
    East Tn
    [​IMG] [​IMG] this post cracked me up

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