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I have a 2 year old Rhode Island Red the rooster has pecked her saddle bad. I put a apron on her put her breast is really swollen which feels like fluid I have her isolated any ideals could the swelling be just roughness from the rooster?
 

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I have a 2 year old Rhode Island Red the rooster has pecked her saddle bad. I put a apron on her put her breast is really swollen which feels like fluid I have her isolated any ideals could the swelling be just roughness from the rooster?
Could it be the crop?
Sour crop or pendulous crop?

Maybe breast blisters, I think it's caused by friction/rubbing against items.

http://www.welphatchery.com/poultry_health.asp

Kaax- best of luck
 

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it does sound like maybe a breast blister where it was covering the whole breast yesterday today it's a big ball I think I'm going to take her to the vet tomorrow and get her drained
 

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it does sound like maybe a breast blister where it was covering the whole breast yesterday today it's a big ball I think I'm going to take her to the vet tomorrow and get her drained
Hope it helps her.

Kaax
 
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