sneezing

  1. R

    Help! Baby chick Respiratory Illness or Neurological? Video

    You'll see in the video she is breathing at a rapid rate, but does not seem to be panting or gasping. Every so often her head will twitch and a peep with each twitch. Sneeze? Nervous tic? Something else? My Easter Egger is 2 weeks old. At 1 week old she began the rapid breathing. She spends...
  2. chickenchicklady

    Please help! Sick meatbirds

    Hello! I have a flock of 25 meatbirds. I posted the other day asking if my chickens is coccidiosis with no response, they’re showing new symptoms and what I thought was bloody stool, wasn’t. So I’m ruling out coccidiosis. Their new symptoms are sneezing and wheezing. They all seem to be eating...
  3. ForestAlice

    Duck Sneezing After Calling?

    For roughly the last two weeks, my duck has been doing this thing where when he really strongly peeps he’ll sneeze right afterwards. (I’ve included a video link at the bottom.) There’s no indication of anything being wrong so no nose clogging or discharge, lethargy, or anything weird, except for...
  4. A

    Help! Whole flock is just OFF!?

    Ok so since my neighbors chickens have ventured over and mingled with my flock before I noticed we’ve had a slew of issues pop up! a Few hens started sneezing and then several others did as well as well as random ones getting runny noses. Rooster sounds like he’s got wheezy/rattly breathing as...
  5. Lbkilby

    Sneezing

    I have three ladies that are three months old. I've had them since they were a week old. Since I've had them they have sneezed. They're growing, eating, acting normal but they sneeze all the time. No discharge, no swelling, no drooping, no lethargy. Wondering if our dry Colorado weather/all the...
  6. BrahmaMom1797

    Brahma Hen Sneezing Throughout Day! Help

    1) What type of bird , age and weight (does the chicken seem or feel lighter or thinner than the others.) A light Brahma hen about 18 weeks old now. Weighs probably around 3 pound and has not lost weight, is intact getting bigger and heavier. 2) What is the behavior, exactly. She is...
  7. S

    Labored/heavy breathing 4 1/2 year old buff orpington HELP

    Please help! She is my only baby and I don’t know what to do. She has been having a difficulty breathing, I can hear her breaths. She also sneezes and has a runny nose. She eats and drinks normally. I tried to search for remedies and came across the Vetrx poultry aid, would that help? She is 4...
  8. MixedFlock23

    Failure to thrive in my new chicks. Please help.

    Please help. My two week old chicks are failing to thrive. I can feel their ribs and keel bones. They are up and eating normally. I had a fecal test that showed cocci and this is day three on corid. The 9 hatchery chicks arrrived 8/12. One arrived unable to stand without stumbling backwards. It...
  9. T

    Sick Chicken.. Respiratory and Sezures

    Hello, I’ve seen many helpful answers to questions on this site for similar problems in the past and have found it helpful but this is more of a unique case I feel so I thought I’d share and try to get more opinions on what it could be. I am posting this on my phone so apologies if the...
  10. H

    Please help me save my chicken!

    Hi!! My chicken’s comb turns black now and then and I noticed he is sneezing a lot as well. He also shakes his head a lot and I have no clue what is wrong with him. He also squints his eyes and blinks really slowly now and then. However, he’s been eating and drinking well. Please help me since...
  11. uktech

    Sneezing/Coughing and yellow poop - Brahma

    Slightly confusing situation and one I can't find a similar case to hence why I'm finally posting this. Please bear with me and hopefully, I can do a good job explaining. The problem is with my Brahma roo (pictured) but there is a secondary issue of yellow poop which is the case for some of...
  12. Catbutts

    Is this a sign of respiratory problem?

    One of my chicken keep sneezing like this. Is it normal behavior? Or is she sick?
  13. D

    Hen has blue comb and respiratory probs!

    I have a 1.5 year old leghorn that has been acting odd and I can’t figure out what to do next. On 6/23, I saw her extending her neck and gasping twice and then her behavior returned to normal, so I just assumed she had something stuck in her throat and she cleared it. On 6/24, she began...
  14. N

    Chicks sneezing and heavy breathing

    I'm new to chickens and have 5 one week old chicks. They have been sneezing a bit since I got them but two of them are sneezing more than the rest and scratching their faces. They are also breathing with their mouths open a bit when they are about to go to sleep. I noticed them doing this when I...
  15. Shirkygirl

    Chicken is gasping for air and sneezing

    We noticed yesterday that our blue laced Wyandotte was gasping for air. When she is gasping there is no sound. she opens her mouth takes a breath and then shuts her mouth. Sometimes she closes her eyes. She isn’t as active as normal. She isn’t making any clucking sounds. She is about 2 years...
  16. mmmarta

    4 weeks chick started sneezing, but eats, drinks, active

    Hello Friendly Community, I have an issue with another one of my chicks. First time owner, 6 Silkies, 4 weeks old, in a cardboard brooder at home. He is my favorite, and I noticed 2 sneezes yesterday. Today morning, he sneezes every few minutes. He eats, scratches, maybe is a little bit active...
  17. skippyranhome

    Own 2 backyard hens, one died suddenly from a "cold"? Can you help diagnose?

    Greetings. Mavis and Mildred are 3-year-old free-range, Bovans or Lohman Reds. Both very healthy until Mavis started laying yolkless, small eggs for about 6 weeks. Then for 3 days, she seemed to have a slight cold with a few sneezes and runny nose. She held her beak open a lot. Runny poop...
  18. N

    How to Fix Respitory distress

    Hello, We purchased a chicken off of craigslist to add to our flock. The buff we got was said to be a yearling. As a week went by she was having a rattle sound while breathing. It got worse and she would gasp for air after sitting in the nesting box. We noticed that her right nare (nostril) was...
  19. Maddyrae12

    Sneezing chicks?

    Hi everyone! I am a total newbie at raising chicks. But so far it has been amazing! I have five precious ladies who have been such a delightful addition to my life. Two Rhode Island reds, two ISA browns, and one Ameraucana. A few days ago I noticed one of my Rhode Island reds sneezing a...
  20. Dfarago

    Sneezing chicken

    I have four free range chickens. My oldest girl (a year old). Started sneezing randomly a few times and she looks like she is molting. So we isolated her in a spare pen we had. I live in the Mojave desert and most of my yard is dirt and dried weeds. Is this a simple case of nasal irritation...
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