Comb Sickness?

LucySmiles

In the Brooder
Jul 5, 2018
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I've noticed my rooster this past summer has had a scab like patch on his comb. I originally thought it would heal and go away, but it's been a few months now and no sign of healing. It occasionally bleeds and sometimes looks like it has a white pus like fluid. I've sprayed it with vetricin and no luck. Any idea what it could be or how to heal it?
 

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dawg53

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One of my roosters had a scab on his comb similar to your rooster and I applied Neosporin to it daily for about 2 weeks. The scab slowly shrunk and healed up during that time frame.
 

Kevin_87

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Try Neosporin. Make certain it is not the pain relieving type with lidocaine. You don't want lidocaine getting in his eyes.
 

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