Silkie loss of feathers

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by silkie3190, Sep 28, 2016.

  1. silkie3190

    silkie3190 Just Hatched

    Jun 14, 2016
    Hi have 4 silkie hens and 2 Roos I attached a pic two of my hens have lost feathers right below wigs on their backs can some tell me what that could be[​IMG]
  2. tinakevin

    tinakevin Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 1, 2015
    New hampahire
    Possibly over mating. With 2 Roos U should have more hens. I had a barred rock with 6 hens and he still over mated with 2 of mine. I ended up putting an apron on them then getting rid of him so they could heal.

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