24 week old lame hen.

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Kristinanne80, Sep 24, 2014.

  1. Kristinanne80

    Kristinanne80 In the Brooder

    Mar 30, 2014
    My hen has been lame for about 2 weeks now. She can put weight on it to walk around but will hold it up from time to time.
    She is eating well and drinking, I have looked her over a few times and can see anything wrong other then she has heat from her hock down to the middle of her leg.
    She has been vaccinated for merkes.
    I have been giving her poly v sol vitamins without iron and I lowered her roost to about 5" off ground inside and outside the coop. I have tried to separate her from the others but she freaks out and ends up making her leg worse for awhile.

    Anyone have an idea of what might be wrong or what ican do for her

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