Is this scaly leg mites?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by lauranickerson, Aug 8, 2013.

  1. lauranickerson

    lauranickerson Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Or just rough skin? She was really dehydrated at the time of this picture which is why the bottoms of her feet were wrinkly.
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  2. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    It does not really look like scaly leg mites, more like rough scales. Still, to be safe, you could try dipping them into oil, just to make sure that there are none.
     
  3. lauranickerson

    lauranickerson Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you for the response!
     
  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    I agree with Wyandottes7.
     

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