Split beak

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Lisa G., May 24, 2019.

  1. Lisa G.

    Lisa G. In the Brooder

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    help. My 7 month old silkie has a split beak. What should I do? Vet? File it?
     

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  2. SunHwaKwon

    SunHwaKwon Crowing

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    Use toenail or dog clippers and clip it. The rest of the split will grow out and then you can clip that as well. In the meantime, you'll help keep it from snagging on anything. It is like fingernails. Clip the part you can sort of see through (about 2/3 - 3/4 of the split)
     
  3. Lisa G.

    Lisa G. In the Brooder

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    Thank you!
     
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