Bloated chicken

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  1. aissak

    aissak Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a chicken who is terribly bloated, tries to eat and then shakes her head. Not seeing any stool coming from her so I think she may have a blockage. I've read to give her epsom salt flush and it says. 1/2 cup 3 times a day. Has anyone ever done this?
     
  2. willowbranchfarm

    willowbranchfarm Chicken Boots

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  3. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] from California, x2 on the above advice.
     
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    X3 and welcome aboard!
     
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    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    X 4 Welcome to BYC, and good luck
     
  6. chickenpooplady

    chickenpooplady Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] X5 Good luck with her!
     
  8. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and :welcome from Ohio. So glad to have you aboard. I hope she is doing better. :thumbsup
     
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    rockinpaints Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Cheers from Ohio! [​IMG]Glad you could join us!

    Good Luck, 1/2 cup 3 times a day sounds like a lot [​IMG]
     
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    Dnetschke Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] & X5 on the above
     

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