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Spring Molt? (Pictures included!)

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by kherokee, Mar 15, 2016.

  1. kherokee

    kherokee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a little frizzle pullet and she's always been at the bottom of the pecking order but all of a sudden i've noticed shes missing feathers along her back and wings! I was thinking overbreeding by one of my roosters possibly but I haven't seen her lay an egg since winter so I'm thinking molt? I dont know if spring molting is a thing since it's march but [​IMG]

    I checked for bugs on her but I found none and her vent it perfectly clean.

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  2. kherokee

    kherokee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Unfortunate Update:

    The flock excluded her from the coop - I found her sleeping on a chair next to the door so I brought her inside to the "chick nursery". We'll just play this by ear for now
     

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