Long Toe Nails?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by kcsunshine, Jan 18, 2010.

  1. kcsunshine

    kcsunshine Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Have a Red Sex-Link hen with toe nails at least 1/4 - 1/2 inch longer that those of other hens. Should I trim them? (Assuming I can catch her)
     
  2. ThePamperedPullet

    ThePamperedPullet Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yes it is best to keep them trimmed. Dog toe nail clippers seem to work the best. Look for the blood line in the nail and do not trim past it or they will bleed.
     

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