Frostbite after chilly rain yesterday

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chickenmomma30, Nov 10, 2016.

  1. chickenmomma30

    chickenmomma30 In the Brooder

    Mar 3, 2016
    Pine Island, NewYork
    [​IMG]My phoenix rooster has frostbite on the tips of his comb. I'm thinking it began yesterday after he got wet from a downpour while free ranging in yard. The weather has been around 50 F during day, 25-45 F at night. I haven't treated it yet, just went to tractor supply and got poultry skin spray and bag balm. I didn't want to treat it at night and let him sit with a wet comb. I'm worried about tomorrow as we have a freeze warning. Any suggestions?
    Last edited: Nov 11, 2016

  2. vasaline works the best.....


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