1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    If you're already a member of our community, click here to login & click here to learn what's new!

A Friend's Peafowl Died - Why?

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

  1. MinxFox

    MinxFox Overrun With Chickens

    Sep 16, 2010
    Pensacola, FL
    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:

    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

    Aug 20, 2011
    I see histomonosis
    Walk slowly, is ruffled, drinks lots ... !
    1 person likes this.
  3. casportpony

    casportpony Poop Inspector General Premium Member

    Jun 24, 2012
    Looks like fly eggs in the picture.


BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by