Frostbit Roo

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Sasquatch, Dec 20, 2009.

  1. Sasquatch

    Sasquatch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hagrid my roo got some frost bite on his comb and wattles last week when it hit -14. I have never kept a roo this long and his comb is so large that it is probably very hard for him to keep it warm. Other that treating daily with bag balm what can I do for my boy? He seems in good spirits and is chasing the gals as much as ever.
     
  2. Sillystunt

    Sillystunt Master of the Silly

    Jul 11, 2008
    Winter Haven, FL
    ahhh poor buddy! I don't have that problem here in Fl but i know some use vaseline to prevent it.
     
  3. Sasquatch

    Sasquatch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Last year we got to -35 will no ill effects. But his comb is 3 times the size of a hens.
     

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