Are my chickens sick ?!?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by MattSiewrt, Aug 18, 2013.

  1. MattSiewrt

    MattSiewrt Out Of The Brooder

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    My chicken is not even a year old barred rock but he looks fine not acting funny or anything still goes out when I let them all out eats,drinks, it's just his legs there yellow but there's white and black on them and I think some of the other ones are starting to get it to please help I'm getting more chickens but I don't wanna get more and the others get sick please help me ! :(
     
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Can you post a picture of his legs? Barred rock females usually have a dark line up the front of their legs. Most hatchery barred rocks aren't totally purebred, so you will see some differences in coloring.
     
  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Please post a photo. Mottled black/white coloring on the legs is a normal characteristic of some breeds of chickens, but it could also be a sign of some problem.
     

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