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What do I do with a frostbitten comb?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by sleepyt, Dec 17, 2009.

  1. sleepyt

    sleepyt Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 30, 2009
    Niagara Falls, Canada
    My chicken's comb is all white on the top and so I think it is frostbitten. It got to be around minus 8 celcius today but the chickens still wanted to go so I let them out of the coop. Can i keep the chickens inside the coop for the whole winter?


  2. SandyK

    SandyK Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 8, 2009
    Eldersburg, Maryland
    I think we are supposed to put a thin coat of Vaseline on the comb when it's going to be really cold. Not sure on what after though.

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