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
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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)