4 week of Cream Legbar - bump/redness on side of beak/face

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by sschaeffer, Jun 6, 2017.

  1. sschaeffer

    sschaeffer In the Brooder

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    Hello everyone. I am a first time chick momma with 13 chicks who are all 4 weeks old now. Currently, My Cream Legbar developed a small bump right at the bottom left side of her beak (hard bump). Now it seems on that same side of her face there is a small pink section. Pictures aren't the best, all I could get out of her. I noticed today she has been scratching at that place too. She has been eating and drinking and acts fine. Any thoughts on what this all could be or if I should be putting something on it or giving her something? Any help would be appreciated. Thank you!
     

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  2. AlleysChicks

    AlleysChicks Enabler

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    One is the wattles (under the beak) and the other is its ear.

    Btw :welcome
     
  3. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - thanks for joining us.

    Best wishes
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  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    If you can get clearer photos post them at "emergencies, diseases, injuries, cures." to get their opinion.
     
  5. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the word

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! :frow

    I will go ahead and move this over to the Emergency section. I hope someone can help you with your precious bird! :hugs
     
  6. hahmmy

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    normal looking chicken parts
     

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