Chickens neck bold and bleed

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by ChickenWorlds, Jan 4, 2014.

  1. ChickenWorlds

    ChickenWorlds Out Of The Brooder

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    I went out to let my chickens out and I saw my hen sitting in the corner and I saw feathers sticking and blood stained to her feathers here's so pics:

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  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    She looks like she has been injured by a predator or pecked by another chicken. I would clean up wounds with a disinfecting cleaner such as betadine, inspect the wounds for any deep punctures, and apply Neosporin or other brand of antibiotic ointment.
     

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