Comb - what are these markings?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Dreamleaf39, Apr 29, 2016.

  1. Dreamleaf39

    Dreamleaf39 In the Brooder

    Jul 31, 2013
    I just noticed what looks like tiny scratches on the comb of my French Black Copper Maran, Chaps. She's been quarantined for a week because she had bumble foot surgery, so I don't think it's from another chicken (unless it happened over a week ago but I think I would have noticed before now). What do y'all think these little "scratches" are?[​IMG]


  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Free Ranging Premium Member

    Apr 3, 2011
    southern Ohio
    It could be from fly bites, since they are so tiny. Also he could have scratched it on something like wire.

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