7 wk old Minorcas roo lethatgic w/runny poo

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by painter chick, Aug 9, 2008.

  1. painter chick

    painter chick In the Brooder

    Jun 12, 2008
    Leelanau county MI
    Put the chicks out this morning and my normally very active little roo just stayed in the corner with his head pulled in as all the rest rushed outside.

    I watched him and he did slowly walk out of the coop then he pooped watery stringy poop and appeared to be haveing difficulty.

    I put him in a cage and gave him some feed mixed with warm water which he dug into immediately I mixed some cider vinegar into his water. I eventually took the feed away because he was going to eat all of it.

    He's quiet and sleeping standing up but if I offer him any mash he's on it like hes starving?

    Does anyone have any idea what I should do or not do? All the others are as active as ever.

    I do throw out a few cherries, watermelon, some cut up apples daily. Any advice would be appreciated

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