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Help me! I think my hen is dying! Need Help FAST!

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My hen is really weird she's not eating sleeping a lot not drinking water. I need help she is walking slow and doing nothing but sleeping she poops yellow and she cover with poop on her legs help give me some thing that might help her!
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Sorry to hear about your problem. I am no expert, so i'll leave more comprehensive suggestions to other members, but i would at least isolate her (stops her being attacked by other flock members) and put vitamin supplements / electrolytes in her water. This may help her appetite and give her some much needed vitamins that she has lost by not eating. 

 

Good luck

CT

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You may need to check for worms.... @casportpony, have some suggestions?
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http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/990759/chickens-in-permaculture

http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1008185/lets-talk-relocation

3rd generation of Colorado ranchers, raising organic alfalfa, corn, Red Angus cattle, Suffolk sheep and of course, chickens! Comitted to a lifetime of health without chemicals, I am entirely dependent on what God has given me to nurture soil, plant, and animal. Sharing...
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You may need to check for worms.... @casportpony, have some suggestions?

@youtubeminer  , first thing I would do is stabilize her by bringing her inside and placing her in a warm room. Once warm, I would tube warmed fluids, probably de-worm and start antibiotics. Yellow and/or green poops are never a good sign.

 

I'm available by phone to teach anyone how to tube.

 

-Kathy

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she is not doing well she like to go outside but then goes in for 3 hours to sleep and ever go out
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What are you doing for her? Are you willing to try to treat her?
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