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Moulting Sussex

Postby dinosaw » Sat Aug 26, 2017 3:39 pm

Took these photos of one of the Silver Sussex today who is having a nice rapid moult. You don't seem to get many photos of birds when they're moulting or of the feather sheaths so after the question the other day I thought I'd pop some on here.
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Re: Moulting Sussex

Postby dinosaw » Sat Aug 26, 2017 5:19 pm

Doh!, posted in chicken health instead of general.
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Re: Moulting Sussex

Postby rick » Sun Aug 27, 2017 12:11 am

That looks like a very efficient moult though - feathers out, all pins through, job done !
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Re: Moulting Sussex

Postby Marigold » Sun Aug 27, 2017 7:27 am

dinosaw wrote:Doh!, posted in chicken health instead of general.


I moved it for you, no probs!
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Re: Moulting Sussex

Postby dinosaw » Sun Aug 27, 2017 9:18 am

Marigold wrote: moved it for you, no probs!


Thank you, your a star, as always Marigold.
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Re: Moulting Sussex

Postby Marigold » Sun Aug 27, 2017 12:01 pm

They look even more like dinosaurs when their new feathers are just emerging, don't they?
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Re: Moulting Sussex

Postby valeriebutterley » Sun Aug 27, 2017 1:15 pm

Look like dinosaurs, Marigold?, they are our very own dinosaurs!!
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