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No problem.  BYC is vast and it takes some time to figure it all out.  Hope your rooster is okay!

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I never considered a difference in opinion, in religion, in philosophy, as cause for withdrawing from a friend.  - Thomas Jefferson
Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.  - Ben Franklin
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.  - Teddy Roosevelt
 

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Thank you!🙂
post #13 of 14
I would NOT want to use the turpentine stuff on him. Will he eat if you hand feed him some treats, like scrambled egg, plain yogurt , warm oatmeal?

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post #14 of 14
Welcome to BYC. It's great to have you!

When it comes to limping there are many possible causes, but common among them are sprains, partial dislocations, and breaks. The treatment for all these is basically a few weeks rest on deep bedding in a small cage to prevent movement.

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200 something birds. 8 species. ♥ Norman ♥ Norma ♥ Misha ♥ and ♥ Taylor ♥ are my babies.
Visit Norman the Rooster's Thread Here!
Breeding Sex Linked Silkies, Gamefowl, and EEs/OEs. Amateur genetics buff. Caponization practitioner/advocate.
Working at The Poultry Palace in Placerville, CA. Come see us for started pullets, chicks, Bar Ale feed, & more!

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