broken or sprained foot

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by mercrat28, Jul 16, 2008.

  1. mercrat28

    mercrat28 Out Of The Brooder

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    Last nite one of my roosters either sprained or broke on of his toes on his foot. kids put him in a separte cage for the nite since he was having a hard time standing on it. this morn he seems to be able to stand on it better but still is favoring it and laying down quite a bit .Should i do anything or just give him time?
     
  2. conny63malies

    conny63malies Overrun With Chickens

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    keep a goo d eye on him. one of my quail broke his foot would not stand on it at all, he got so used to scooting around after healing that the foot is of no more use(eventhough is saw him using that leg again after it was healed) i just fatten him up a bit and he get eaten soon.
     

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