Hole in beaks

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by jolly wattles, May 22, 2017.

  1. jolly wattles

    jolly wattles Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nephew has all six chick's like this FB_IMG_1495500281189.jpg
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    They almost look like rub spots. What type of feeders is he using?
     
  3. jolly wattles

    jolly wattles Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He said metal feeders
     
  4. jolly wattles

    jolly wattles Chillin' With My Peeps

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    But why are the high spots of the beak not rubbed down??
     
  5. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    Sorry, it was just a theory. I have never seen that on a chicken. It is an odd wound.
     
  6. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    If you search this site for hole in beak there are other similar ones to yours.
     
  7. jolly wattles

    jolly wattles Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Really cause I did a search and nothing. Just holes in water feeders and holes in fences. Can't find holes in beaks
     
  8. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    Hmm, I actually did a Google search that brought me back here.
     
  9. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    Did you use the search in the drop down menu. I got a few threads on hole in beak.
     
  10. jolly wattles

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    Yes I did
     

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