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Hello everyone.... as you know I have had y three rescue hens a week now and we are getting along nicely now I am in a better routine... as you know they look a a bit poor and I was wondering when I can expect their plumage to improve now they can roam around and are being fed good food etc.......will it be next spring or do Chickens grow new feathers for the winter?

thanks for any replies. :D

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I think this is a really slow process. Protein is the answer, so feed tuna, (not in brine, but in water, as salt is bad for them),and mealworms etc will all help.

We went to see Emma's girls last weekend, and I was really surprised at how her original girls are still not fully feathered, and she has had them for ages!

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