i need a list of what to do and what i need please help i really dont what my good breeding rooster to die
this is an emergency my chicken has bumble foot
Pictures of the bottom of the foot pad would be helpful. Here are 3 good articles by the same author about bumblefoot with videos of bumblefoot surgery:
Eggcessive is right - pictures would be really useful to help us see what is going on.
Can you describe the symptoms a bit - what does his foot look like? Is he limping / refusing to walk on it? How long has it been like this?
Bumblefoot is an uncomfortable and long-term condition for a bird, but unless it has become severely infected it is not usually life-threatening.
The more information you can give us about your roo and his foot the better we will be able to help you.
Started out with 3 birds. Currently at 13 pullets and 2 roos
- chicken maths is definitely getting the better of me!
Member of the Derperella Club - we're all just going round the rooster here.
RIP Blackie (the best hen ever), Rusty (too curious once too often) and Cinders (my grey girl)