hen has knot on neck

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by pineknot, Aug 6, 2011.

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  1. pineknot

    pineknot In the Brooder

    Aug 6, 2011
    went out side today to find my hen has a huge knot hanging from her neck it is on the right side, when i was feeding the other chicks they would speck at her head.. some one told me it could be from maybe her eatting a maggot the pen is clean so Im not sure
    Last edited: Aug 6, 2011
  2. bella1210

    bella1210 Songster

    Jul 10, 2010
    Quote:you should post this in the Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures part of BYC you would get alot more people to reply
    Last edited: Aug 6, 2011
  3. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle


    Is it on the right side, between the breast and neck? Could be the crop. (Where food is stored)

    Good luck, and I hope it's not serious.

    and what bella said.
  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

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