Gosh.. I hope my roo's okay!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Chicken Frenzie, Nov 13, 2010.

  1. Chicken Frenzie

    Chicken Frenzie Chicken Whisperer

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    Marbles, our Barred Rock Rooster, (Just today) Started limping REALLY badly! Hes so bad he needs to hop on one leg.. I didn't ee any cuts on his leg, and its not broken. Anything I can do?[​IMG]
     
  2. allieloveschickens

    allieloveschickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Maybe it's dislocated? Or is something stuck in his foot? Hope he gets better soon!
     
  3. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Quote:Check the bottom of his feet for a dark colored roundlike scab. If you see one, it's bumblefoot.
     
  4. Chicken Frenzie

    Chicken Frenzie Chicken Whisperer

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    Quote:Check the bottom of his feet for a dark colored roundlike scab. If you see one, it's bumblefoot.

    Under his foot? For a scab? Okay
     

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