6 month pullet was fine in the morning, swollen face in the evening

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Chido, Oct 2, 2011.

  1. Chido

    Chido Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 16, 2011
    El Monte
    Poor thing looks like a chipmunk. She was perfectly fine this morning, no nasal discharge, no sign of illness, and has been eating and pooping like a champ. Well, I called home tonight during my break and my sister told me the pullet's face is really swollen in both sides, right under the eyes. She looks like a chimpmunk [​IMG]. I get the feeling she was stung by something, but it's been a few hours since her face got like that, so I'm hoping it won't get worse during the night.

    Is there anything I can do to help her recover? Can I give her some aspirin dissolved in water to help with the possible pain she's feeling?
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

    Oct 3, 2009
    Western N.C.
    Quote:yes you can give her some aspirin, sounds like some kind of sting, hope she gets over it quick.

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