chickens with cuts on feet

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mahtst, Mar 13, 2015.

  1. mahtst

    mahtst Hatching

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    I am raising some meat birds and starting to notice that some of them are have cuts on the bottom of their feet. These birds are ready to be put in the freezer, but I am a little concerned about the cuts. They don't look infected, but just wanted some advice to what you guys think about it. Is it still ok to go ahead and continue and put them in the freezer or do I just let them be. I don't know what to do.
     

  2. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC. If there isnt any infection, I wouldnt worry about and would process them.
     
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! I see you have already posted in the meat bird section hope you get more answers there. I too think no infection so go ahead.

    Be sure to ask any other questions you may have the forum is very diverse.
    Enjoy BYC :frow
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  5. ccstar800

    ccstar800 In the Brooder

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    Welcome to BYC and yes you are fine if there is cuts just make sure they arent infected.
     
  6. mahtst

    mahtst Hatching

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    Thank you everyone for the input. I would hate to waste or not be able to eat them.
     
  7. ccstar800

    ccstar800 In the Brooder

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    Your Welcome!
     

  8. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  9. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]I'm glad you joined our community.

    It should be fine to still eat them.
     
  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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