6 week old chick with Inflamed ear? Head shaking and swollen scaly feet...need help with treatment.

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by kharbourchicks, May 25, 2012.

  1. kharbourchicks

    kharbourchicks Hatching

    May 25, 2012
    [​IMG][​IMG]I am concerned as he is not eating or drinking much either. Treated him with powder this morning and vaseline on the feet...not sure what else. The ear is puzzling, any help is greatly appreciated. No Avian Vets around here. I will try and attatch a picture.
  2. Whitewinterwolf

    Whitewinterwolf Songster

    Apr 11, 2011
    Well, since no one is posting, have you tried giving him a bit of baby asprin? It might help take the swelling down?
    Also are the feet inflamed? Maybe soaking them in cool water?
    Could he have been bitten by something?
    As for his face, is he oozing anywhere? I see a bit of blood by his comb, whats that from?

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