Clipping a beak

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by gpamela3499, Mar 15, 2009.

  1. gpamela3499

    gpamela3499 Songster

    Feb 26, 2009
    Catawba NC
    How do you clip a beak and what method do I use?

    I have a chick with scissor beak. I was told that it may be possible for him to live a long time with a little clipping to make eating better.

    This is not an emergency so I got out of that topic area. Can someone here help?
  2. william9792

    william9792 Songster

    Nov 23, 2008
    graham, nc
    i use a finger nail clippers to clip mine when they are chicks if they need it. go slow and small clips, to much it will bleed

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