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Purple-comb hen update -- new question about pasty white coated feathe

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by LeahH19, Jan 30, 2011.

  1. LeahH19

    LeahH19 New Egg

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    The 4 y.o. hen I posted about yesterday is about the same. She's a bit less cold looking, eating and drinking quite a bit and moving about, although still slowly. This morning I noticed the feathers under her vent have pasty whiteness on them. This wasn't there yesterday. Any advice/suggestions/concerns?
    Thanks
    Leah
     
  2. HorseFeatherz NV

    HorseFeatherz NV Eggink Chickens

    How is she doing?


    The white on her bumm I would just wash off with warm water and blow dry her on low with a hair dryer.


    I am hoping she is doing ok, and was just chilled. [​IMG]
     

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