what is wrong with my chicken?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by mycountrycabin, May 23, 2008.

  1. mycountrycabin

    mycountrycabin Chillin' With My Peeps

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    it is losing its feathers on its back,why?
     
  2. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Do you have a roo? This sometimes can happen if your chicken is being mated. It's usually the roos fault when back feathers are missing!
     
  3. mycountrycabin

    mycountrycabin Chillin' With My Peeps

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    if that was the case wouldnt it happen to all of them?
     
  4. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Not if she is the roos favorite chicken. It's possible that she could be getting over mated.
     

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