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3 month old chick ate about 1/3 of a peace lily leaf

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by KelseyMarie, Nov 21, 2011.

  1. KelseyMarie

    KelseyMarie New Egg

    Sep 15, 2011
    Savannah, Ga
    She got ahold of it on my mothers porch and I read that the whole plant is poisonous. Do i need to take her to the Hospital ASAP? Is there anything I can giver her at home?? Im very worried for her safety. She doesn't seem to be having any reactions to it yet. Are there any signs i should look for?
    Last edited: Nov 21, 2011
  2. nes

    nes Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 22, 2009
    Outside Ottawa
    My understanding of lilly poisoning is that by the time you notice what happened it's too late (at least in cats). However, our kitty ATE a StarGazer lilly, which is a hybrid and suffered no ill effects except being a little stained.
  3. Zonoma

    Zonoma Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 15, 2011
    Northern Kentucky
    Nothing you can really do except watch and wait. Chickens don't have a gag reflex. It's going to have to come through the system.
  4. beergnome

    beergnome Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 4, 2010
    Austin, Texas
    Did the bird survive?

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