Why are they so quiet during molting?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by mags2009, Oct 19, 2010.

  1. mags2009

    mags2009 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a few hens molting right now. Why do they get so quiet during this time, and stay to themselves?
     
  2. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    They are very uncomfortable. It is common for them to be irritable and unfriendly even when they are usually friendly.
     

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