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What's wrong with my cockerel's comb?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by nslavin, Nov 2, 2012.

  1. nslavin

    nslavin New Egg

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    My three month old white leghorn cockerel seems perfectly healthy (eats regularly, fresh water everyday, normal stool, no vomit, no coughing), except for his comb. It's flopped over, shrunken, and has become really pale. What's wrong with him? I'm really worried about this.
     
  2. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Visually inspect him for lice/mites, especially around the vent area.
     
  3. nslavin

    nslavin New Egg

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    We checked-- nothing is on him, the vent is clear.
     
  4. delisha

    delisha Overrun With Chickens

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    Post a picture, it might be genetic and nothing you are doing is wrong.
     

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