Help!!! Silkie roo with bloody feathers

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chickenkeeper12, Feb 27, 2013.

  1. chickenkeeper12

    chickenkeeper12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I went to check on my silkie roo and he has bloody feathers. What do you think happened and how do i clean him. Here are some pictures. I will take any answers/comments to good use.

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  2. thebanthams

    thebanthams Chillin' With My Peeps

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    some hens will peck on them hard. do you have another rooster? just keep area clean. doesnt look very bad
     
  3. chickenkeeper12

    chickenkeeper12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks. I don't have any other roosters. He does act bigger than his size. He doesn't mind being picked up but when I put him down he always goes and attacks one of his sisters( the Silkie hens he hatched with) or any of my larger hens. Mainly my BO, BR, and RIR.
     
  4. thebanthams

    thebanthams Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a very bossy Buff orpington, she chases my silkie rooster around.
     
  5. chickenkeeper12

    chickenkeeper12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What color roo do you have and how old.
     
  6. thebanthams

    thebanthams Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a white rooster and a Buff rooster, my buff is half size smaller than my white! Tiny guy! MY white rooster likes to attack me when I am not looking. If I look at him he walks away like nothing is going to happen.
     

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