Broken beak or something else?!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by skrlis, Jul 28, 2014.

  1. skrlis

    skrlis Chirping

    May 27, 2014
    This is my first time with chickens. This chick here is about 6 weeks old. Today when I went to go feed I noticed her beak looked odd. Looking at it, it's almost as if she's "molting" her beak. Is this a broken beak? Or a common injury with chickens? Will it affect her eating? She seems to be eating fine. I let them free range Durring the day so maybe she did something? Or another chick did it? [​IMG]
  2. aquagolda

    aquagolda Chirping

    Apr 27, 2013
    New Jersey
    it looks broken I have never had a chicken break there beak but I imagine you need to bandage it

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