Chick with weird head thing....

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by hokankai, Mar 19, 2013.

  1. hokankai

    hokankai Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok so I'm stumped. One of my sizzle chicks is showing some bizarre symptoms of what I think is an inner ear infection. It has started flicking its head sideways (skull tilting side to side) occasionally, usually after shaking its head. It sounds a little congested when it chirps and the feed store chicks came in with a virus, but everyone else sounds/acts normal.

    Could it be that whatever is causing the congestion is causing the head flicking/balance issues? Anything I can do for it? I have vits/'lytes in their water and just gave it a drop of Poly-vi-sol.
     

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