A Friend's Peafowl Died - Why?

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by MinxFox, Sep 29, 2015.

  1. MinxFox

    MinxFox Overrun With Chickens

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    We don't know much about the bird right now other than I think it was one of this year's chicks. Anyways, this is my Dad's friends bird that died and I have this one picture to go on that his wife sent us:
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    Does anyone know what the yellowish stuff is? Since they took a picture of that in particular I figure it was something odd.
    Is it just maggots?

    I can call him later today and ask more specific questions. I just wanted to see if anyone knows what is going on in this picture.
     
  2. Dany12

    Dany12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I see histomonosis
    Walk slowly, is ruffled, drinks lots ... !
     
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  3. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member

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    Looks like fly eggs in the picture.

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