Kind of weird with Rooster......anyone have any ideas????

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by lockedhearts, Feb 3, 2009.

  1. lockedhearts

    lockedhearts It's All About Chicken Math

    Apr 29, 2007
    Georgia
    One of my Houdan Roosters has been very active, I noticed tonight his comb , wattles and skin in general is very pale, more orangey than red. He seems to be acting fine, maybe a little quieter than normal. I went ahead and gave a little Poly Vi Sol.

    I worm them regularly and keep them checked for mites etc, he is in a pen with just a few other birds and they have a large feeder and waterer.

    I don't know if I should be worried about him or not.
     
  2. mjelse

    mjelse Out Of The Brooder

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    Aug 18, 2008
    I notice changes in comb color fairly often in my hens, although usually from medium to deep red. I worry when the combs go limp (dehydration, perhaps?) but not about color if the animal is otherwise acting fine.
     

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