Help! Strange wart on rooster's wattle.

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by RW19290, Mar 20, 2009.

  1. RW19290

    RW19290 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 1, 2008
    Southern California
    I have a frizzle cochin bantam rooster. Recently, I've been noticing a black wart looking thing developing on his wattle. It's not frostbite though. I am very worried because he is my favorite chicken of the whole flock. I do not know if the rosebud salve effected it. I ran out of Vaseline and used the salve. Should I pop it? What do I do? There is not a chicken vet for miles around. Thanks! [​IMG]
  2. wasatusay

    wasatusay Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 29, 2008
    South Carolina
    I have had roosters and hens get some spots because they scraped their waddles or combs on something or was pecked.
  3. CarriBrown

    CarriBrown Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Can you post a picture?

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