Ahhh….molting. It’s a crazy annual event that can definitely freak you out if you’re new to backyard chickens.
While molting is a totally natural process, if you’ve never experienced it, you might wonder how best to support your flock while they regrow their feathers.
In this podcast, you’ll learn:
- Why you should never handle your chickens as they’re molting
- How to best feed your flock so they stay healthy while they grow new feathers
- How to keep them warm when the temperatures turn cold and they’re naked
- The specific pattern you should look for when your chickens molt
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Have you ever dealt with a chicken molting? Did it totally freak you out? Leave a comment below!