Little baby RIR help!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by kristobro98, Mar 4, 2017.

  1. kristobro98

    kristobro98 New Egg

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    Hey guys im having some issue with a baby RIR i adopted due to her/him havibg a hurt foot. I have the foot wrapped in some tape like ive seen others recommend but theres another issue im experiencing. I have a Buff in the pen with the RIR to keep her company and they have different butts for the lack of a better term. This concerns me and its also said thats its a rooster since it doesnt have a dark stripe down its body. Can someone please help?
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    The red mark is the only place ive seen anything come out. Its around the center of the photo. Is this normal for a rooster of this breed?
     
    Last edited: Mar 4, 2017
  2. boskelli1571

    boskelli1571 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome- sooo...I'm having a hard time visualizing what you mean and the photo isn't clear enough to make out detail. Is the RIR pooping ok? is the poop sticking around the cloaca causing problems? A few more details please [​IMG]
     
  3. Wyorp Rock

    Wyorp Rock Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    X2 If you can clarify your question(s)...what do you mean they have different bums? Also don't understand the question of gender because of a stripe down his body?

    Photos of the chick in an upright natural position would be helpful - are you looking at the vent or at the "belly button"
     

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