Should I worry?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Fields Flock, Dec 4, 2012.

  1. Fields Flock

    Fields Flock New Egg

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    Should I worry about a hen that has suddenly started to roost near the floor of the coop? The feathers on the back of her neck are not fluffed up so I can see her skin, and her comb may be smaller than before (I can't remember if all the girls had large floppy combs).
     
  2. chickschool

    chickschool Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How old is she and what region do you live in?
     
  3. Fields Flock

    Fields Flock New Egg

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    We live in Southeast Massachusetts and she is between 7 and 8 months old. I'm wondering if she has blue comb.
     

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