Hen has black spots on her comb. Help

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by silverwarrior, Jul 7, 2016.

  1. silverwarrior

    silverwarrior Out Of The Brooder

    May 11, 2016
    I have a 5 months old hen and two 1-2 month old chicks. I don't really pay attention to her comb but a week ago I saw that she had BLack spots on her comb and beak.one of the little chicks also has that same spots. Little chick:
    [​IMG] Should I be worried? two little chicks I keep separate from her. Should I put them together?
  2. BoomChickaPop

    BoomChickaPop Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 24, 2016
    Relaxing with my Buns
    This happens sometimes. I am not sure of the reason.
    You can put coconut oil on their combs, too heal it. They also LOVE to eat it!
    The black spots won't kill them, I believe they go away eventually

    Hope this helps


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