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PLEASE HELP! My poor hen is in bad shape!

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Hello I have a 1 year old Silver Laced Wynadotte that has been limping for a week, I have checked her repeatedly and there are no broken bones but I think she may have dislocated it.  She and a lot of them use the rafters instead of the roosting bars and I think she may have hit a poop board on the way down--its my theory I don't have a clue what else could have happened!! But besides that her butt is now stinky like fishy and I cleaned it up and checked for a broken egg inside but I couldn't find anything so I put a little Hemroid cream inside because there was a very small piece of red coming out of her vent-which is not there today-and put her back in with the rest of the gang.  That was yesterday.  Today I went out there and she is still limping her butt looks and smells a little better but her skin has turned yellow around her vent.  The top of the vent has a small swollen spot but the rest of it looks fine and there is nothing hanging out.  I don't know what else I can do my husband wont let me take her to the vet--What does yellow skin mean??  I went and gave her and the rest of them some yogurt incase its a yeast infection and I wormed them all yesterday because there was also two stringy things hanging from her vent when it was fishy.  I went and got some duramycin and put it in their water.  I'm trying to cover all my bases I have never had a sick chicken PLEASE HELP!!

BrittBrat

 1 Welsummer-April  

 2 Buff Orpingtons-Pickle and Effy

 1 Easter Egger-Minnie 

 2 Blue Andalusians-Posie and Lucy(who are actually not blue so one Splash and one Black)

 1 Cuckoo Maran-Pepper

 2 Black Australorps-Olive and Abaline

 1 New Hampshire Red-Ginger

 1 Dominque Roo-Drax the Destroyer

 1 Silver Laced Wynadotte-ZooZoo

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BrittBrat

 1 Welsummer-April  

 2 Buff Orpingtons-Pickle and Effy

 1 Easter Egger-Minnie 

 2 Blue Andalusians-Posie and Lucy(who are actually not blue so one Splash and one Black)

 1 Cuckoo Maran-Pepper

 2 Black Australorps-Olive and Abaline

 1 New Hampshire Red-Ginger

 1 Dominque Roo-Drax the Destroyer

 1 Silver Laced Wynadotte-ZooZoo

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Also her comb is still bright red and she is eating and drinking fine too.  The only thing is her tail feathers lay don't because she doesn't feel good.

BrittBrat

 1 Welsummer-April  

 2 Buff Orpingtons-Pickle and Effy

 1 Easter Egger-Minnie 

 2 Blue Andalusians-Posie and Lucy(who are actually not blue so one Splash and one Black)

 1 Cuckoo Maran-Pepper

 2 Black Australorps-Olive and Abaline

 1 New Hampshire Red-Ginger

 1 Dominque Roo-Drax the Destroyer

 1 Silver Laced Wynadotte-ZooZoo

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BrittBrat

 1 Welsummer-April  

 2 Buff Orpingtons-Pickle and Effy

 1 Easter Egger-Minnie 

 2 Blue Andalusians-Posie and Lucy(who are actually not blue so one Splash and one Black)

 1 Cuckoo Maran-Pepper

 2 Black Australorps-Olive and Abaline

 1 New Hampshire Red-Ginger

 1 Dominque Roo-Drax the Destroyer

 1 Silver Laced Wynadotte-ZooZoo

Reply
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