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Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by rifle2601, Nov 11, 2010.

  1. rifle2601

    rifle2601 Hatching

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    My hen has been scratching at her ear and is now pretty bloody. Going to get her cleaned up but don't know how to treat it. Thanks!
     

  2. ladrholman

    ladrholman Songster

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    Check for mites or lice. Or any sign of insect bites.
     
  3. kelar

    kelar Songster

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    Probably lice and/or mites and she may have an ear infection caused by the irritation. Check the ear canals and clean if necessary.
     

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