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Large purple spot on the shank of one of my chickens?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by b-nice, Jul 27, 2013.

  1. b-nice

    b-nice In the Brooder

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    One of my RRR hens has had this large purple patch on her left shank since she was young. She is now 5 months old. There are no other signs of disease. She eats well, is perky, and active, and no stool issues. I have tried to find out what this is with no success. Does anyone have any ideas what this is? Should I be worried? Thanks. B
     
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Free Ranging Premium Member 7 Years

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    A picture would help. Does she have any problems walking?
     
  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

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    Any pictures?
     
  4. b-nice

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  5. b-nice

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    No walking problems whatsoever. She's had it since she was a chick.
     
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    No walking problems whatsoever. She's had it since she was a chick.
     

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