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Injury or illness?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by pleasewright, Mar 10, 2016.

  1. pleasewright

    pleasewright New Egg

    Jun 26, 2010

    This was taken of my less than week old bantam chick. Can you tell if it is an injury or illness?
  2. Jensownzoo

    Jensownzoo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 7, 2016
    Saint Louis, MO
    The redness and swelling appear to be at the joints. Since the other toes are unaffected, it would more likely be either an injury or an infection caused by an injury.
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