Chicken Frost Bite

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Alison Pony, Mar 20, 2016.

  1. Alison Pony

    Alison Pony Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi I am a new member. My chickens comb got frost bite and fell off will it grow back?
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Frostbitten areas that fall off don't re-generate - was the entire comb lost or just the points?
     
  3. Alison Pony

    Alison Pony Out Of The Brooder

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    Almost the whole thing it is a california white so it had a big comb now it has a small one that looks kinda like a rose comb
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Try posting in the "Emergencies/Diseases/Injuries and Cures" section.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Oh poor thing, that must really hurt. In cold areas it's best to have small combed breeds. Thank you for joining us at Backyard chickens.
     

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