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Weird bump growing on chickens leg! What is it?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chickencoop789, Aug 29, 2014.

  1. chickencoop789

    chickencoop789 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was just on vacation for a week and when I came back, there is a weird bump growing on one of my hens legs. Before I left I didn't notice anything like it on her, but now here it is! The only way I can describe it is it looks like she is growing a spur. What could this be?
     
  2. dheltzel

    dheltzel Overrun With Chickens

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    Hens can grow spurs, it's genetic and some breeds are more prone to it. I would assume that is what it is and not worry about it at all.
     
  3. chickencoop789

    chickencoop789 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok I was worried there was something wrong
     

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