Auracauna named "Gerti"

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Hite, Aug 7, 2016.

  1. Hite

    Hite Just Hatched

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    Our favorite chicken is about 17 months old. She has a swollen front toe with a black nail. Notice this 2 days ago. She has not laid an egg in 4 days(typically does every other day). Is beginning to favor it a little. Read that it may be a staph infection. How should it be cleaned/treated?
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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  3. BuffOrpington88

    BuffOrpington88 Non-Stop

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    Hi and welcome to BYC! Yep, the folks over at Emergencies/Diseases should be able to help you out. I hope Gerti feels better soon! Thanks for joining us and good luck! [​IMG]
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - you have some great advice already so I'll just say hello!

    All the best
    CT
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC hope you will update us once Gertie if diagnosed & treated.
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  7. cukuriku

    cukuriku Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome [​IMG], much success with your flock!
     

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