Small Red Vertical Wound or sore on the Upper part of Chick's Vent...What is this????

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Owl n Tiger, May 23, 2016.

  1. Owl n Tiger

    Owl n Tiger In the Brooder

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    I have 32 Domnique chicks, 3 weeks old today and tomorrow. Several of them have this thin vertical line that looks like a wound (dark red) smack in the middle of the upper lip of their vent. Anyone know what this is?

    A Google search didn't turn up any clues.
     

  2. Jensownzoo

    Jensownzoo Songster

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    A picture would help?
     

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