black specks??

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  1. clifford258

    clifford258 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello every I have found one of my hens comb has black specks all around the base and a few specks on it. I took some pics maybe [​IMG] all can help me figure out what it is??
     
  2. clifford258

    clifford258 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sorry wrong pic!
     
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    clifford258 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    clifford258 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member

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    Dried blood? Dirt? Bugs?

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  6. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    My guess is that she was dust bathing, and got into something like mud or poo. I would just wash her comb off after dark when she goes to roost.
     

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