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vaseline for frost bite prevention?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Frankie Ruiz, Nov 5, 2013.

  1. Frankie Ruiz

    Frankie Ruiz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i think ive heard of vaseline being used for frost bite prevention before. is this true?? the nights keep getting colder and colder here and i dont want to take the chance of my rooster getting frost bite for spring.
     
  2. hrhta812

    hrhta812 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's what I've read...you just coat their comb with it and it holds in the natural body heat, I guess. It's a good idea to get them used to being picked up and held, so that when the time comes, you can do this kind of stuff to them without too much fracas. :)
     
  3. Frankie Ruiz

    Frankie Ruiz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    okay, thanks for the help i really appreciate it
     

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