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Hello! I have a chick with a very swollen right breast/side area with bare skin showing. Please help

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by anniethemamahen, Apr 3, 2016.

  1. anniethemamahen

    anniethemamahen New Egg

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    I read that this could be her crop because she just went crazy eating. But that doesn't explain why she's a little bare in the spot. I'm very nervous because I have three other chicks with her.
     
  2. Wyorp Rock

    Wyorp Rock Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Can you post a picture?
    Sometimes a bare spot can be just loss of down when they are feathering out. Is she being pecked on by any chance?
     

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