Do chickens get rashes?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by bishopschickens, Jun 12, 2009.

  1. bishopschickens

    bishopschickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2008
    Cumberland, VA
    I was at a lady's house yesterday looking at some birds. Several had a red rash on the inside of their legs. It looked like poison ivy does when it is healing after all the boils are gone. Any Ideas?
  2. LynneP

    LynneP Chillin' With My Peeps

    Like human skin, the flesh of birds reacts to plant toxins and also to parasites. Not sure what those birds have, but, yes, could be! [​IMG]

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