Broken toe? What to do??

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Lunabyrd, Aug 15, 2010.

  1. Lunabyrd

    Lunabyrd New Egg

    Jul 7, 2010
    Today I just noticed this crooked or broken toe on my 8 week old chick. He doesn't seem to be limping or particularly distraught, but I'm just wondering what I should do. Any advice would be helpful.

  2. sixlittlechicks09

    sixlittlechicks09 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 8, 2010
    If he's getting around alright, leave it? I've got a rooster who broke his inner toe and walks fine (even though it looks SUPER awful)
  3. SmartyChick

    SmartyChick An Official Milkmaid

    Oct 19, 2009
    Sullivan County NY
    I have a chick whose toe looks just like that. If she isn't in any pain I would leave it. That's what I did and my chick has grown up just fine. [​IMG]

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by