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Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by aubreyt78, Nov 3, 2008.

  1. aubreyt78

    aubreyt78 In the Brooder

    Sep 26, 2008
    I have 27 bamtams, (16 chickens, 11 roosters) and friday night I noticed that one of the roosters bad a bloody neck, and along th:eek:ne side of his comb looked scabby and ripped. I picked him up and he seemed fine, well the next day, I went out to the coop and HE was DEAD! What the heck happened? How did he die? I am clueless any ideas thanks

  2. zatsdeb

    zatsdeb Songster

    Oct 2, 2007
    Lincoln, Illinois
    probably a rooster fight, that is a lot of rooster for the number of hens. how old are they?
    I am thinking it was rooster fight cause only 1 was injured?

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