Ameraucana Bump in Neck

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Miss Pearl, Jul 5, 2016.

  1. Miss Pearl

    Miss Pearl Out Of The Brooder

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    Aug 14, 2013
    I have 4 new Ameraucana's that are 5 weeks old and all females. I noticed that one of the chicks had a small fluid filled bump between her neck and breast. I've been watching it and it appears to be getting larger. Today I picked her up and a little liquid came from her mouth and her bump is now the size of a small tennis ball. She's eating and drinking and taking dust bath, but I'm really concerned. This doesn't seem normal. Does anyone have any information or suggestions. Thank you so much!
     

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