RIR odd sleeping behavior
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My phone won't let me add pics so I came to the computer. She was hard to rouse this morning when I opened the coop. She has note eaten or drank yet today. Any input would be welcomed and tried because I am tired of losing my babies. I have a bantam cochin that is exhibiting similar behavior with excessive sleeping, the bantam brahma that came with her died of Mareks three weeks ago. Neither show signs of molting ( something I have yet to experience).
I have a fayoumi with a broken leg as well. Not sure how to treat it because he is hoping around fine. I woul dhave thought Mareks but the birds that had mareks couldnt even use the leg and didnt try to walk....he is limping just really bad.
I feel like an animal hospital.
4 jersey giant light sussex mixes with eye issues ( 4 weeks now)
4 baby aracaunas with respiratory issues ( several weeks now)
Super skinny RIRs 3 of them and 1 sleeping and lethargic all day
All the unhealthy babies are kept separate.
Only one laying hen was supposed to be a cuckoo maran and she is a barred rock. the one that came with her was supposedly a girl and is a male LOL! He doesnt crow though. He is a cuckoo maran though. I tell you I have the worst luck!
Sudden : 1 speckled sussex no signs ( suspect mareks?)
1 australorp previously laying got here and died within two weeks was withdrawn like this RIR ( suspected mareks but no paralysis)
1 bantam light bhrama mareks ( definitive split and paralysis slow death)
1 frizzle chicken fell prey to raccoon
2 baby RIR prey to raccoon
2 buff bhramas prey to raccoon
1 turkey fell prey ( sold the rest kept 1 royal white palm female.)
If I go to my backporch right now, last place I put her, guarantee she is asleep standing up.