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Will a debeaked chicken's beak grow back?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by emilyhlocke, Jun 9, 2016.

  1. emilyhlocke

    emilyhlocke Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 7, 2016
    I traded a roo for this hen and noticed that she had been debeaked. I'm not a fan of the practice and I'm hoping that her beak will grow back :( any info on this would be awesome! Thanks!

  2. Poultry parent

    Poultry parent Chillin' With My Peeps

    unfourtunantly it will not grow back [​IMG]
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

    Jun 18, 2010
    Southern Oregon
    Nope, it won't grow back. But it doesn't look too severe and she shouldn't have any issues eating or drinking. From her nice glossy feathers, I'm thinking she's been doing just fine [​IMG]

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