bloody head hen ?

ryansmommy83

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Mar 8, 2009
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so my new leghorn is under constant attack and is now bleeding next to her comb , any suggestions on what to do ? shes the only leghorn and the others are all sexlinks and i thought they were docile !
 

JennsPeeps

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11 Years
Jun 14, 2008
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Sounds like she's lowest on the totem pole. You should separate her for a while to allow the wounds to heal. Blood incites them to peck more.

Treat the wounds w/ neosporin or bacitracin (nothing with painkiller or ingredients that end in '-caine').
 

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