Too Cold for Blu-Cote for feather plucking?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by GoldDogsMom, Nov 29, 2012.

  1. GoldDogsMom

    GoldDogsMom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 10, 2011
    Indiana, PA
    Just when I thought the feather plucking was resolved...let the girls out for their afternoon free ranging and there is another hen with plucked and bloody feathers! I have upped their protein intake, tried blucote which helps but is it too cold (41 right now, below freezing at night-no heated coop) to be spraying stuff on them? I did get some bitter apple spray for birds but again worried about them getting chilled!

    Thanks in advance!
    Last edited: Nov 29, 2012

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by