4 month old chicken acting sickly

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by flyinggreg, Mar 25, 2009.

  1. flyinggreg

    flyinggreg Out Of The Brooder

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    went out to the coop tonight to close it and noticed one of my marans standing alone head retracted close to its body and seems to be haveing a little trouble breathing and had its eyes closed i have already removed it from the coop its in its own cage any ideas how to treat or how to treat others for prevention. thanks!!!
     
  2. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    First off, what is the age and gender of the Maran you are having troubles with? That info. alone will help us help you. [​IMG]
     
  3. flyinggreg

    flyinggreg Out Of The Brooder

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    4 month old hen
    Thanks.
     
  4. flyinggreg

    flyinggreg Out Of The Brooder

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    I said the age in the original post and I also said it was a chicken not a rooster.

    Im not trying to be rude its just that it sounded like I was not giving the information, and you just read on the post " 4 month old chicken acting sickly"

    thanks.
     
  5. Lobzi

    Lobzi Chillin' With My Peeps

    How is the crop? That reminds me of home my little roo acted when he had an impacted crop.
     

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