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Comb turning red at one week???

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by FrankHomestead, Mar 27, 2017.

  1. FrankHomestead

    FrankHomestead Songster

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    Hello all! I just got my babies, they are a week old. They are isa browns, and I was told all pullets. I did notice today this red dot on one of their combs...is that the comb turning red already?? Or perhaps an injury? This is my first chicken journey so I'm clueless. My first thought was oh gosh, is she a rooster? I appreciate your guys' help so much!!! I don't know anyone with chickens![​IMG]
     

  2. lazy gardener

    lazy gardener Crossing the Road

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    I don't think you have anything to worry about. That red spot looks like she got pecked. ISA browns are sex linked. She would be white, if she were a he.
     
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  3. FrankHomestead

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    Oh, Ok, thank you very much!!
     

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