8 month old hen, necropsy

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by crumberly, Nov 15, 2010.

  1. crumberly

    crumberly New Egg

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    ok, it looks like and smelled like she broke an egg inside. There was a leathery shell piece stuck half in half out and there was alot of yellowish granular looking stuff in her abdomen and it smelled pretty bad. [​IMG]
     
  2. Clay Valley Farmer

    Clay Valley Farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hats off to you for going about finding out what happened. Not a nice job.

    I don't think there is a lot that can be done for many egg bound/internal laying problems. Least you can rule out otherthings that might be more worrying to the rest of your flock.
     
  3. CMV

    CMV Flock Mistress

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    Too bad. Poor girl. Not much can be done about that. Sorry you lost her, but at least she didn't suffer for years with it as some hens do.
     

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