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Mysterious cuts on face

Discussion in 'Poultry Health and Nutrition' started by AllanaFraser, Nov 20, 2019.

  1. AllanaFraser

    AllanaFraser PetForums Newbie

    Nov 20, 2019
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    I have a rooster that has cuts on his wattles in the same spot on either side, so I separated him from the rest of the flock as at first I thought the hens where pecking at it but today when I was checking up on him I noticed that there is now a small cut on the top of his comb. Is this a disease or is he managing to some how cut his comb and wattles on something?

    Replying back to this would be a great help as I don’t want to worry myself over nothing.
  2. NaomiM

    NaomiM Love my furry, feathered and finned family

    Sep 22, 2012
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    Hi, sorry I don't have any experience with roosters, but as no-one else has replied (this part of the forum is pretty quiet) I'll ask what's probably an obvious question: could there be any loose or damaged wire on your coop or run that he could have caught himself on?
    Lurcherlad likes this.
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