Rooster with flakey skin....

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by sarahloveschickens, Dec 18, 2008.

  1. sarahloveschickens

    sarahloveschickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 26, 2008
    Poconos, PA
    My silkie rooster has flakey and dry skin all under his waddle and ears.. its really gross idk what it is.. its gotton colder and i read somewhere that your suppose to put vasaline on his waddle so it doesnt get frost bite... do u think maybe he had a reaction to it?
  2. Omran

    Omran Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2008
    Bagdad KY
    It doesn't look like that vaseline should have caused that reaction. Many people do use this method for the chickens' wattles and comb. So it should be fine. But I guess there's always an exception to the rule. Hopefully your rooster will get better and be okay. Good luck. [​IMG]


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