what to do about frostbite

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chickeydee, Dec 19, 2009.

  1. chickeydee

    chickeydee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi ,Can someone tell me if you can clear up frostbite on there comb ? What about vaseline copare to baby oil on there combs and wattles ? I have a rooster that has a little bit of black on his tip of his comb .
     
  2. Fowl97

    Fowl97 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    my leghorn just got it i believe that if it turns black it willl fall off and vasiline helps prevent it
     
  3. Hillbilly Hen

    Hillbilly Hen Overrun With Chickens

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    I put vaseline on my roosters twice a day to help prevent it. More often if needed. So far so good. Just continue to put it on even though he has a little frostbite.
     

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