2, 4 weeks old CX's leg problems???

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by kristen_k, May 17, 2011.

  1. kristen_k

    kristen_k In the Brooder

    Apr 28, 2011
    Mason City, Nebraska

    I have 46 CX's that are 4 weeks old. I have 2 that are just laying around. When I put their feed in the morning they are very happy to see I have food coming. Well this morning I had two that were just laying there and wouldn't get up. I moved them over to the feeder and they stood up to eat but their balance was off. I got them to walk a little by themselves but they were walking goofy and only went so far and just sat down. I really am at a loss of what to do.

    I forgot to add that one of them always has his feathers ruffled out and he isn't very responsive when I pick him up. The other one looks like he is sitting on his butt and his legs kind of stick out. Help!

    Thank you!

    Last edited: May 17, 2011

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