10 week old chick

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by spot, Sep 29, 2012.

  1. spot

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    We still have our chix indoors in a pen together. Yesterday when we arrived home and checked on them, we noticed one hen was dead. Strangely, the inside of her buttocks was on the outside of her body. What in the world did she have?? Please help. I am worried abouth the other chix. Thank you.
     
  2. thebanthams

    thebanthams Chillin' With My Peeps

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    prolaspe rectum or egg bound? so sorry !
     
  3. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    Could have been prolapse rectom...but if the other chicks started pecking her, made her bleed at the vent..then they could have kept on till they pulled it out...
     
  4. spot

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    Thank you!
     
  5. spot

    spot New Egg

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    Thank you!
     

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