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What is this???

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chickenlady81, Sep 1, 2009.

  1. chickenlady81

    chickenlady81 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 10, 2008
    Weare, NH
    Can anyone please tell me what this looks like under the chin? White build up of some kind? I just got these birds.

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  2. kathyinmo

    kathyinmo Nothing In Moderation

    Last edited: Sep 1, 2009
  3. chickenlady81

    chickenlady81 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 10, 2008
    Weare, NH
    Quote:kind of crusty, attached to feathers it will come off if you scrap it. what does egg sacs look like?
     
  4. pips&peeps

    pips&peeps There is no "I" in Ameraucana

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    Feather louse eggs. They like the puffy check and chin feathers and around the bum area too.

    They need to be sprayed for lice. I recommend permetherin spray.
     

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