sore on foot

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by odysseychicken, Nov 26, 2015.

  1. odysseychicken

    odysseychicken Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 21, 2015
    One of my eight week old girls has a small sore or wound on one of her feet. I want to make sure this is not mites. Could it just be chapped? She is the smallest of my five so maybe someone is picking on her?

    If it is mites what should I do? If it is just chapped or pecked should I put some Neosporin on it? I am worried that it would just encourage dirt to stick to it.

  2. boskelli1571

    boskelli1571 Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 7, 2011
    Finger Lakes, NY
    Doesn't look like mites, probably just a peck mark or something. Clean it with water, neosporin will do the trick!

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