pink comb & wattles

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by PHILMAN, Nov 24, 2011.

  1. PHILMAN

    PHILMAN Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What does it mean that our Barred Rocks comb and wattles are pink not red anymore . She seems to be in good shape not sick or anything ? Any ideas ? Thanks ..[​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Nov 24, 2011
  2. dawg53

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    The colder months/change in season can cause the color change. Onset of molt, internal/external parasites can cause it as well. I would bet it's the change of season or cold, check her for lice/mites just to be sure.
     
  3. PHILMAN

    PHILMAN Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:anywhere perticular to look for the lice? I hope its the season too ! Thanks
     
  4. PtldChick

    PtldChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is that basically a way to preserve body heat - less blood in the comb means less heat loss?
     

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