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Weird Feather Loss on Chicken's Chest?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by greencow, Aug 23, 2014.

  1. greencow

    greencow In the Brooder

    May 25, 2013
    Is this molting? My BR has this weird cut thing on its chest. It stayed the same size for a while an now it's gotten larger. All of the chickens get along really well and haven't had any health issues.[​IMG]
  2. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

    Apr 23, 2014
    My Coop
    Was your bird recently broody? During broodiness, they pluck their feathers from their chest.

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