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RIR has no comb on her head

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Melissa Smith, Mar 22, 2015.

  1. Melissa Smith

    Melissa Smith New Egg

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    Hello,

    My name is Melissa and I i've just joined backyard chickens.
    I was wanting to no, I went down to collect the eggs from my 3x RIR chickens and have noticed that one of the chickens comb has completely gone and there is a slight indent from were it used to be. Is she alright Or have the other chickens attack her?

    Thankyou
     
  2. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and welcome to BYC [​IMG]

    Do you mean she has a wound on the top of her head where her comb was? Or is it an older injury that has healed?
     

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