Canada Goose acting weird

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by GooseyGander78, Mar 21, 2018.

  1. GooseyGander78

    GooseyGander78 Hatching

    Mar 21, 2018
    I saw this goose acting strangely the other day at work. She was very still and had her head on the ground as seen in the picture. She would move infrequently but always go back to this pose. Anyone ever see anything like this?

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    Last edited: Mar 21, 2018
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Enabler

    Apr 3, 2011
    southern Ohio
    Welcome to BYC. That is called wry neck or torticolis. It can be from a vitamin deficiency, a head injury, or sometimes a sign of diseases that affect the brain. It can cause problems earing or foing about normal activity. Vitamin E and selenium are normall given to help treat it in domestic birds and chickens.

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