Black mole on her comb - is this Fowl Pox?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by likethemall, Dec 10, 2014.

  1. likethemall

    likethemall In the Brooder


    One of my barred rocks just got this black mole on her comb. It's not flat. There does not seem to be any other new skin marks so far. The bird looks otherwise healthy, with good appetite. She is not laying at the moment as i let my chickens have natural rest during winter time. What can this one be? Does it look like Fowl Pox? I'm new to this, so any advice is much appreciated!
  2. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

    Jul 24, 2013
    To me, this looks like a scratch or peck mark/scab. It should heal within a week or so.

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