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1 year old hen won't stand

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by missmelissa, May 7, 2016.

  1. missmelissa

    missmelissa New Egg

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    I have a hen that I found laying down in the coop and won't stand up on her good leg her other side was injured in a dog bite months ago that was healed she is inside our house in a box she doesn't have labored breathing just limp and can not get up to use bathroom alert....can u give a hen xanex and will it fall asleep peacefully for us to get ride of or bury for my 4 year old? Suggestions please?
     

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