Sweater for a chicken

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by vweers, Nov 30, 2015.

  1. vweers

    vweers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Any have ideas how to make one without knitting? I don't know how to knit and I have a very cold chicken right now. Anyone have any ideas?
     
  2. ChickenCanoe

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    Why is she colder than the rest?
    What breed?
    What is your temperature?

    There are saddles you can buy for hens to prevent rooster damage which may help keep a bird warmer.
     
  3. vweers

    vweers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She is smaller and molting. Right now our temps are in the teens and twenties. She is a Easter Eggers. The others are doing pretty well but she has been shivering. I think it is just all the feathers that haven't grown in yet. Where would I find a saddle? At a farm store? We are colder than usual. It will warm some later this week but she is very very cold. When you hold her, she is shivering.
     
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  5. vweers

    vweers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I found them. Thanks.
     

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