red legs/feet?!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Iheartchicks<3:), Oct 2, 2011.

  1. Iheartchicks<3:)

    Iheartchicks<3:) Songster

    Aug 1, 2010
    Mount Vernon, WA
    My rooster has redness in his legs/feet that worrying me. None of my other chickens have it so i doubt its bugs or anything.. i cant really pick him up because he is SUPER afraid of me.. but i can get rather close.. and i dont see anything wrong...
     

  2. ruthless

    ruthless Songster

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    How old is he? Is it just red lines down his legs or redness and swelling of the legs?
     
  3. Iheartchicks<3:)

    Iheartchicks<3:) Songster

    Aug 1, 2010
    Mount Vernon, WA
    Quote:Just redness. i dont think any swelling.. hes a few months
     
  4. stoopid

    stoopid Chicken Fairy Godmother

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    Feather- or clean legged?
     
  5. Iheartchicks<3:)

    Iheartchicks<3:) Songster

    Aug 1, 2010
    Mount Vernon, WA
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    Thats a pic of him. (you cant see redness [​IMG] )
     
  6. Iheartchicks<3:)

    Iheartchicks<3:) Songster

    Aug 1, 2010
    Mount Vernon, WA
    help?
     
  7. ChickenCrazy4ever

    ChickenCrazy4ever Songster

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    Someone else posted on a post similar to this saying sometimes roosters get it for no apparent reason. I'm not sure whether or not that's true though.
     

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