Chick with swollen eye and goopy *pic*

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Batty about Banties, May 11, 2011.

  1. Batty about Banties

    Batty about Banties Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She doesn't seem to be bothered by it, not itching it or rubbing, but there is obviously something wrong. [​IMG]
     
  2. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    If it's just one eye in one chick, let's hope it is an injury. You can buy an ophthalmic ointment at most feed stores and treat for a few days, and hope it resolves. Good luck.
     
  3. Batty about Banties

    Batty about Banties Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think maybe she got pecked? Im going to town today and will pick up some ointment.....I have bag balm.....can I use that on chickens?
     

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