WHAT THE HECK HAPPENED TO MY CHICKENS?????

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Phage, Apr 1, 2015.

  1. Phage

    Phage Mad Scientist Premium Member

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    WHAT THE HECK HAPPENED TO MY CHICKENS?????

    I think my NASTY NASTY neighbor plucked them alive as some cruel joke [​IMG]


    Or do they have some terrible skin condition??
    Or maybe the coyotes gave them such a shock all the feathers fell out??



    HELP!!!

    My poor chickens [​IMG]

    Any ideas???
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  2. Kev

    Kev Overrun With Chickens

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    How horrible! They look so terrified and the one seems to be in shock, standing with wings out like that. You need to give electrolytes, heat lamp as they just have got to be extremely stressed out!

    Have you called authorities yet? Checked for shoe prints etc? This cannot be TOLERATED AT ALL!!!!!!!!!!!!!! [​IMG]

    I had a HORRIBLE thought, what if they used CHEMICALS to de feather them? Best to give them a bath immediately! You must use really warm water and chemical free soap, please please do this.
     
  3. Phage

    Phage Mad Scientist Premium Member

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    OMG- I did not think of that but NAIR

    maybe they used Nair to get off all the feathers. There are none at all. It is unbelievable. They look so sore. I will bath them immediately.
     
  4. Kev

    Kev Overrun With Chickens

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    Yes that must be why their wings are out like that, painful skin! [​IMG]
     
  5. Dr Who

    Dr Who Out Of The Brooder

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    Maybe they have EBOLA????

    Is there Ebola in san Diego??????
     
  6. Phage

    Phage Mad Scientist Premium Member

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    Thank you for your help - I did not even think of that but you are so right.

    They look in agony
     
  7. gracies 4 girls

    gracies 4 girls New Egg

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    So what did happen to those chickens?
     
  8. Kikiriki

    Kikiriki Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is this an April Fool's Day gag?
     
  9. Phage

    Phage Mad Scientist Premium Member

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    WHATT???

    how can you make chickens look like that for a joke????
     
  10. Kikiriki

    Kikiriki Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just because I wouldn't do it, does not mean someone else wouldn't. It could be photoshopped, borrowed from the Internet somewhere...whatever. And it is April 1.

    Just say it is not a joke if it is not, and don't take it personally. No offense was intended, but I did have to ask.

    :/

    http://www.farmshow.com/a_article.php?aid=25690
    "Featherless chickens" are a real thing. Google the term.
     
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