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Lump on meat chicken breast? Can anyone help?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by brooster, Jul 1, 2007.

  1. brooster

    brooster Songster

    Jun 14, 2007
    northwest Ohio
    When i put my birds away tonight i noticed a large lump or tumor like thing on one of my meat birds breast. Does anyone know what this is? Please help!
    Last edited: Jul 1, 2007
  2. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    Brooster. If the "lump" is on the front right of the bird, it is most likely the crop, being full. restrict food for the evening, see if it goes down. Most likely it will....all will be fine.

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