Hens has a bright red booty!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by valerie in CB, Feb 27, 2013.

  1. valerie in CB

    valerie in CB Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 27, 2012
    Under the vent, on her butt, the skin is very red. It is feels rather hard, or tough, to the touch. The feathers sparse and the onese there look bad, ratty, short, broken off. I will get a photo and post later. I have noticed this on her for awhile, but have not looked too closely. I have been noticing one of the other hens is pecking at her behind every so often. I have 4 hens, this is the only one with conditions. Any ideas, suggestions, cures?

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