Speckled Sussex lost his tail

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by CityHen-Indy, Aug 12, 2013.

  1. CityHen-Indy

    CityHen-Indy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi. Will a speckled Sussex who suffered a loss of tail feathers by an aggressive roo grow them back when he molts?

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  2. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    [​IMG] I would imagine so, tho it may be slow going - keep them apart.
     
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, CityHen-Indy, and [​IMG]! Great to have you aboard! Good luck to you and your SS.
     
  5. CityHen-Indy

    CityHen-Indy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello Redsoxs and Drumstick Diva. I'm thinking of adopting the SS from my niece to save the rest of his feathers, but also worry about introducing disease into my hen house. Any advice on how cot avoid this? They are only 3 months old so not egg-laying yet.
     
  6. CityHen-Indy

    CityHen-Indy Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  8. CityHen-Indy

    CityHen-Indy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi Liz. So much to learn in so little time. Thank you.
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Happy you joined!
     
  10. CityHen-Indy

    CityHen-Indy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you Houdan. Let the learning commence! I've been on the site as a voyeur for months but just now joined to ask my own questions. BYC is full of wisdom!
     

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