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Rooster problem

Howdy,
Young rooster here with a bit of a problem. He shakes his head from side to side and takes a step or two back when he's at it. You'd see him at it several times a day. Any ideas?
Thanks.

Mo Hens
Friday, February 1st, 2019

Could be ear mites.

paddycrawford
Friday, February 1st, 2019

Iíve a spare lad if you want him.his tail feathers are missing where the staffie borrowed them but apart from that heís fine.free to take heís late bred last year

Doctorsroomghost
Friday, February 1st, 2019

Ear mites were our first thought. He's been treated 3 times as recently as yesterday.

@Doctorsroomghost. Another cock is no good to us at present. If this lad doesn't work we'll need one bur he'll have to be from specific bloodlines. Thanks all the same.

Mo Hens
Saturday, February 2nd, 2019

Time to get the white spirits out 😊

paddycrawford
Saturday, February 2nd, 2019

Should I paint him? :-) :-)

Mo Hens
Saturday, February 2nd, 2019

No only joking don't go near him with it.

paddycrawford
Saturday, February 2nd, 2019

If you end up culling him give me shout Iíve a nice game cock for you minus the tail feathers.

Doctorsroomghost
Sunday, February 3rd, 2019


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