Does anyone know what is going on with my Roo's comb? Frost bite?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by VickiesChickies, Jan 29, 2014.

  1. VickiesChickies

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  2. Wyandottes7

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    Yes, that looks like frostbite. To help keep it from getting worse, put some petroleum jelly on. You can also put on some antibiotic ointment (without painkillers or "caine" ingredients) to help prevent any infection.
     
  3. ten chicks

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    Never rub frostbitten area,as this causes further damage to tissue.
     
  4. VickiesChickies

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    Is there anything I can do?
     
  5. ten chicks

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