So we had our birds who were favored by our Roos. Our decision to protect them just matched with the time that our best layer decided to molt. It took us a while to figure out that she wasn’t being pecked, she was molting. But she looks pretty disreputable now.
She’s starting to look a little better.
You can see that there are some new feathers sticking through.
Buffy got hers off somewhere, so the design with a V on the back isn’t as good, I don’t think. Violet’s is staying on pretty well despite the simpler styling.
Here’s the pattern