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Blackened Comb

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Penton, Nov 13, 2013.

  1. Penton

    Penton Out Of The Brooder

    Nov 12, 2013
    Hello again, I am now posting a photo of my rooster, Rudy, who has a partially blackened comb. Any ideas? We live in Florida's Panhandle and his comb was this way before the frost arrived last night. He eats well, drinks well, doesn't appear ill, but still has that blackened comb. Thanks for all the help!
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    [​IMG] Is that a white spot that I see on his left wattle? He may have Favus a fungal infection that affects combs and wattles. Some people have had luck treating such infections with Monistat.
  3. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    Apr 3, 2011
    southern Ohio

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