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Hen with growth on beak

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by bardave, Jan 4, 2011.

  1. bardave

    bardave Hatching

    Nov 27, 2010
    Good Morning, I'm new at raising chickens and posting. I bought 7 hens and they are now about 9 weeks old. I love them, what wonderful pets. My Buff Orpington has developed a growth where the beak meets the face. It is black and about the size of 1/2 of a pea. Any ideas?
  2. tammye

    tammye Songster

    Mar 22, 2010
    can you provide a picture?

    look up fowl pox and see if that is what is looks like. type fowl pox in search engine

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