Is this something to be concerned about

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by silkie3190, Jun 22, 2016.

  1. silkie3190

    silkie3190 Just Hatched

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    Hi 12 week old silkie saw this little bump on the beak feels hard any ideas on what it could be ?[​IMG]
     
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    Eggcessive True BYC Addict

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    It looks like it dould be a sore from a sharp feeder, but these types of bumps can be from papilloma viruses. Sometimes they will fall off after some time. Please let us know what happens, and in the meantime, put some Betadine or Vetericyn on it.
     
  3. silkie3190

    silkie3190 Just Hatched

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    Thanks so much for the response , is this contagious to other chickens and is it life threatening to them
     

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