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Can turkens be sun burnt?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by CalebtheChicken, Jun 20, 2010.

  1. CalebtheChicken

    CalebtheChicken Songster

    Jun 5, 2010
    Jeremiah, Ky.
    I ask cause my young turken's neck is turning red and every time one of my other chickens touch it she squacks like when ever you touch a person with sunburn
  2. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress 9 Years

    I myself have a Turken too. And yes, I'm told they can sun burn. I put my chicks outside, where there is plenty of shade, but when she goes out at first, she gets really red like you stated too. Keep an eye on her.

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