Top of pecking order to the bottom?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Carli, Mar 7, 2012.

  1. Carli

    Carli Out Of The Brooder

    May 4, 2010
    We've noticed white feathers all around the yard and in the coop for several days but all chickens were home. Today I noticed one of my hens has a bare spot on her back and her tail feathers are shortened. We do not have a rooster. I'm wondering if she's gone from top of the order to the bottom? Any ideas why would this happen? Thanks!

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