Nasty black toe

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Crazy Chicken Fever, Nov 9, 2009.

  1. Crazy Chicken Fever

    Crazy Chicken Fever Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 8, 2009
    I have a question....

    One of my favorite roos has a really nasty swolen black toe. His foot smells awful, AND IT LOOKS LIKE THE END OF THAT TOE IS DEAD. He did have really bad frost bite when we got him and one toe was all swolen then, but not black.

    My questions is....
    Will the black toe fall off or is it something I should take him to the vet and have looked at? I am doing a project with him right now and do not want to loose him. He is an old bird but does not act it. Will the infection kill him?

    Thanks everyone

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