lumps on breasts?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by creative.hortic, Nov 30, 2010.

  1. creative.hortic

    creative.hortic Out Of The Brooder

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    I am new to chickens and have a questions that i hope someone can answer. i have 6 wyandottes and they are about 12 weeks old. i have recently noticed that a few girls have a golf ball sized lump sticking out of their breast. is this normal seeing as most of them have it? if not normal development....what is it and what do i do?
     
  2. sheila3935

    sheila3935 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    is it on one side only? same side for each bird? Its their crop full of food. Normal they look that way after they have eaten alot and usually you will notice right before bedtime.
     
  3. creative.hortic

    creative.hortic Out Of The Brooder

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    told ya i was new to this!! that is exactly where it is. thankyou soo much for your help!
     

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