Buff Orph SICK! Scabs and VERY Skinny! *PICS*

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by mchlldickson, May 16, 2016.

  1. mchlldickson

    mchlldickson Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a 4 month old Buff Orph, that started acting lethargic. I confined her and noticed that she very thin, and now she starting to get these little scabs.

    Her first symptoms were:

    Molting
    Constant scratching
    Lethargic
    Bruising on legs
    Scabs on face

    Ive treated for worms and mites, no sign of blood in stool. Still eating and drinking, but sleeping a lot.


    PLEASE HELP! I don't want to loose her!

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  2. mchlldickson

    mchlldickson Out Of The Brooder

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    Please anyone? Advice would be greatly appreciated!!!!
     
  3. jannakaye

    jannakaye Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What did you use for mites?
     
  4. mchlldickson

    mchlldickson Out Of The Brooder

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    I treated with Frontline.
     
  5. jannakaye

    jannakaye Chillin' With My Peeps

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    @Miss Lydia ?
     
  6. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    I think I'd feel better if @casportpony addressed this. She knows more about worming and meds than I do or most on here.
     
  7. mchlldickson

    mchlldickson Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you. I'm so sad. I hope she pulls through, she's just SO skinny! My other ones are almost double her size!
     
  8. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    lets see if we can get @casportpony to give opinion .
     
  9. mchlldickson

    mchlldickson Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you!!
     
  10. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member

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    What did you deworm with?

    -Kathy
     
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