lethargic 5wk old. What should I do?
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Edited by calichick123 - 2/1/16 at 11:06am
At this age and those symptoms the first suspect is coccidiosis. Get some Corid and treat for coccidiosis asap. Since she's not drinking you'll need to give her the medicated water with an eye dropper or small needless syringe. Do this as often as you can every day until she starts drinking on her own again. If you get the liquid Corid just give her a couple drops straight, undiluted, to get her started.
If you get the liquid mix 1 teaspoon per gallon of water, powder is 3/4 teaspoon. You can also mix it stronger at 2 teaspoons liquid or 1.5 teaspoons of powder. Make it up fresh every day, continue for 5 to 7 days.