Chickens with flakey skin?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by GanjaXD, Dec 20, 2008.

  1. GanjaXD

    GanjaXD Out Of The Brooder

    74
    0
    39
    Nov 25, 2008
    Orlando, Florida
    My phoenix roo, and my phoenix hen have kind of "ashy" combs. I live in Florida, so the cold can't have anything to do with it. Can anyone tell me why this is happening, and how I can clean it up?
    Thanks [​IMG]!

    -Kirsten
     
    Last edited: Dec 20, 2008
  2. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

    6,396
    10
    263
    Apr 20, 2008
    Birnamwood, Wisconsin
    Mine had that and what I did was give them a nice coat of Vaseline and turned out they were just so dry and soaked up all that Vaseline and they looked just fine.
     
  3. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

    6,396
    10
    263
    Apr 20, 2008
    Birnamwood, Wisconsin
    Oh mine was a Phoenix roo also [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by