1. Kim Austin

    Kim Austin Out Of The Brooder

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    my roosters comb is turning black. what would cause this?
     
  2. emma p

    emma p Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is he breathing okay if it is purple then that is a lack of oxygen. Is it like all black? My rooster hit his head once and it turned partly dark purple.

    Hope you get more answers!
     
  3. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Can you take and post a picture so we can see what you are seeing? Is the comb itself turning color - if so from the top down or bottom up, is it solidly changing or mottled looking, etc - or is it that there is black crusty areas on it or?
     
  4. emma p

    emma p Chillin' With My Peeps

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