Sultan with bleeding foot

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by denco5, Feb 23, 2011.

  1. denco5

    denco5 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 23, 2010
    Ocoee Florida
    I have a sultan that is about 4 months old, it looks as if some of the foot feathers have been pulled out and they are bleeding. I have isolated her and cleaned her up and applied neosporin. Is there anything else I should do? Once the bleeding has stopped I will return her to the flock.
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia
    If she's still bleeding you might try flour, corn starch or a styptic pencil to stop it. Feed stores sell a product to stop bleeding as well. You'd probably have to wipe the Neosporin off.

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