Some of my chickens have black around their nose holes, is that normal

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chickenladytx, Aug 27, 2011.

  1. chickenladytx

    chickenladytx Chirping

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    I've noted lately that some of my chickens have black around their nose holes and others don't. Is this normal or is something wrong? I fear it might be some fungus or disease. Anyone to help me with this? I'm new to the forum and at figuring out wha
     
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Maybe they were just digging in the dirt. When they dig with their beaks, they can get dirt up their nares. Sometimes, I even have to dig it out, LOL. Silly birds.
     
  3. chickenladytx

    chickenladytx Chirping

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    thanks for the info:cool:
     
  4. kerng

    kerng In the Brooder

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    Some of mine have this too and I noticed before they were ever as round dirt.
     

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