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Chicken skin under wing discoloration

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by hnt15, Aug 16, 2018.

  1. hnt15

    hnt15 In the Brooder

    Mar 10, 2017
    So I have been treating my chickens for a respiratory issue and today when I looked under one of my chickens wings her skin is a blue/green color...could this be bruising from the shot? I am using 20g needle...or is it something else I should be concerned about? I also noticed her snood looks a little whi in e instead of read.

    Any information would be greatly appreciated

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  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member 9 Years

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    Discoloration is a bruising/reaction to the needle. Comb color is definitely off, but not certain what's going on there.
  3. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Free Ranging Premium Member 7 Years

    Apr 3, 2011
    southern Ohio
    If you are using Tylan50, it can be given by mouth. Dosage is 0.3 ml per pound of weight twice a day for 5 days. That is some pale comb. I would look his vent area over for lice and mites.
  4. hnt15

    hnt15 In the Brooder

    Mar 10, 2017
    I am giving Tylan50 by injection...no live or mites have also been rubbing Vetrx under their wings and on their beaks to help with the respiratory issue

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