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8 month old silkie can't seem to lift her head-please advise

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by ChicknGal, Dec 18, 2011.

  1. ChicknGal

    ChicknGal In the Brooder

    Oct 22, 2011
    My sweet little Lucy has been acting strangely for 3 days now-since laying an egg, she seems unable to raise her head up. I did get her to eat out of my hand but not drink any water. and seem to only back up, not walk forward.
    really concerned for her, not sure what to do. Any suggestions?

  2. Tracy the chick

    Tracy the chick Songster

    Aug 28, 2011
    Hi hun, have you checked in her ears for mites? That can make them off balance and head shake..Hope someone helps you soo. [​IMG]

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