comb has a little bit of blood....

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Justino, May 31, 2008.

  1. Justino

    Justino ♪♫ Rockin' Rooster ♪♫

    Dec 21, 2007
    my BR-Roast Beef- has a little bit of blood on her comb....could this be from pecking or did she poke herself on something sharp? its not bad at all but i just wanna know what caused it... its only like a drop of blood like a tip of a pin head [​IMG]
  2. Iluvmychickens

    Iluvmychickens Songster

    Jun 27, 2007
    Jacksonville, Florida
    I think you answered your own question. It could be from pecking or yes she could have gotten injured. Happens to chickens all the time. Nothing to worry about unless there was gushing blood.

    If the other chiockens start pecking at the area then you will need to treat the area with blue kote or some other remedy

    DeeDee & Dan

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