Does Rooster Have Dry Pox? PICTURE!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by LittleBoPeep1, Feb 7, 2016.

  1. LittleBoPeep1

    LittleBoPeep1 Out Of The Brooder

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    Does it look like my Silkie rooster has dry pox? I have a chicken in a separate pen that came down with either wet pox or canker. Since there are no misquotes in our cold climate right now, the only way our other chicken could have gotten wet pox was by this rooster having dry pox.
    This rooster is not acting lethargic. He has had these spots for over six months. Any suggestions? Thanks:)
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    Last edited: Feb 7, 2016
  2. JetCat

    JetCat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    that does not look like dry pox, it actually looks like he got into something and it's on his comb.
     
  3. LittleBoPeep1

    LittleBoPeep1 Out Of The Brooder

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    Oh, that is SUCH a relief! Thank you so much for your response!!
     
  4. JetCat

    JetCat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    maybe try to wash it off with warm water.
     

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