can anyone help me?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by pigninnie, Oct 2, 2014.

  1. pigninnie

    pigninnie In the Brooder

    May 2, 2014
    my 4 week old poult start I keep one eye closed this morning. s/he can open it up and moves around. I have had problems with these turkey and last week they we not doing so wel and we got them a shot and now they were gaining weight and moving around great until this morning. i don't know what to do. can this be normal?
  2. RedIII

    RedIII Songster

    Nov 30, 2011
    Tooele, Utah
    I'm having a similar problem with a two-week-old poult. Her "winking" eye looks more watery than the other. Not sure what the issue is, but I am going to start her on some vitamin water to see if it helps.
  3. Arielle

    Arielle Crowing

    Feb 19, 2011
    Massachusetts, USA
    Watch for signs of illness like crusty nose, sinuses puffing out, eyes bubbly or goopy-- you might need to treat with a general antibiotic like duramycin.

    Sometimes just one eye or one side of the face is affected-- the bacteria is in the sinuses under the eye which is why the eye is often affected and the nostril.

    this is common , you can find other old threads to research this and get better and more in depth info.

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