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Strange throat feathers? pics

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Chicken Fresh, Apr 12, 2012.

  1. Chicken Fresh

    Chicken Fresh Out Of The Brooder

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    Was wondering if anyone could tell me if the feathers on this pullets neck look strange to them?
    If so, what does it look like?
    I'm a total noob and this is my first bird any help will be much appreciated

    Cheers Fresh

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    Last edited: Apr 12, 2012
  2. charsbird

    charsbird Out Of The Brooder

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    They are new feathers coming in. The sheath will crumble off as they grow out to make pretty new feathers!
     
  3. Chicken Fresh

    Chicken Fresh Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks charsbirds i feel alot better knowing thats normal for my bird and a little silly that i didnt know what sheath was lol I do now and im glad I asked!
     

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