Prosthetic wing

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by kinsiebrooke, Jul 9, 2016.

  1. kinsiebrooke

    kinsiebrooke Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 31, 2015
    Has anyone ever made a prosthetic chicken wing?
  2. 0wen

    0wen Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2016
    Southwest Virginia
    I can't imagine crafting one that would be functional, and personally don't know that one for aesthetics wouldn't lower the birds quality of life (pecking, comfort, etc) - I guess you could make something that would aid in balance if that's an issue - perching and such, but I also think the bird would likely work that out on its own over time...

    Interesting enough either way...

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