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Tail feathers thinning?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by tkodad, Sep 1, 2013.

  1. tkodad

    tkodad Out Of The Brooder

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    So I was given a white leghorn her tail feathers look
    Like their loosing the fine hairs leaving just the center part
    I kept her isolated for a month or so then introduced
    Her to the flock she seems happy and healthy and lays an
    Egg a day like clockwork but I've since noticed or I think its happening
    To others now I reminds me of tail rot on a fish!
    Is she just old or is this a problem
     
  2. Could she be at the start of a molt?
     
  3. CowGrrrl

    CowGrrrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She might be molting.
     
  4. tkodad

    tkodad Out Of The Brooder

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    I don't think she's moulting it's only the ends
    Of the tail feathers and she's not loosing feathers any
    Where else I was thinking she was picked on
    But. Doesn't seem possible cuz she's tiny
    But seems to be in charge around here lol
    She even chases the jersey giants around
    Kinda funny to see
     
  5. tkodad

    tkodad Out Of The Brooder

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    And wow what a profile picture cowgrrrl
    Absolutely stunning I think I got a crush!
    Oh and the girl looks ok too lol
     

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