Split Beak?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by TheZMom, Sep 13, 2012.

  1. TheZMom

    TheZMom Out Of The Brooder

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    I Was just outside with my hens and noticed that one looks like her beak is growing "in two" like a Y... its not very obvious but I noticed it... what should I Do?
     
  2. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    Could you post a pic? if it is on the very end...it may have a crack that can be skipped off..but id like to see a pic...
     
  3. TheZMom

    TheZMom Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok let me try to get one.
     
  4. TheZMom

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    Sorry its sideways.
     
  5. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    Ok..it just split and grew down. Just take a pair of nail clippers and cut off the split portion. It should grow normal from then on.
    Id nickname her Dracula......lol
     
    Last edited: Sep 13, 2012

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