1. marvel51

    marvel51 New Egg

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    I have a blue Pied Peacock that has his little toe curled under his foot it has been this way from the first day I got him.He has never thrived and requires constant extra care. I have tried to keep the nail trimmed, wrapped his foot, but I feel he is in constant pain and that is the root of the problem. I feel it would be better if his toe was amputated. Has any one ever attempted this??? I can't afford to spent $500.00 at the vet:( Thank you in advance!!!
     
  2. thebanthams

    thebanthams Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a hen thats born with a badly curled toe. I dont have a heart to cut her toes or cull her. I tried to fix it no luck, but she is doing well on her own. Its sad, but she knows how to take care of herself! Heres her pics.
    [​IMG]shes running away from me!!!
     
  3. FlyHigher

    FlyHigher Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Could it be nutritional deficiency of riboflavin (VB2)?
     
  4. marvel51

    marvel51 New Egg

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    You have a heart like me(maybe we are crazy) My Peacock is at least five he came to me that way but he has always been weak always needs xtra care,food, & I worm him more often . He can't keep weight on and has never had a full tail and I am thinking he may just be in constant pain.
     

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