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Chicken has 2 swollen lumps under eye skin

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Jarrahtree, Sep 26, 2012.

  1. Jarrahtree

    Jarrahtree New Egg

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    Last edited: Sep 26, 2012
  2. leadwolf1

    leadwolf1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Your link says "page not found"
     
  3. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    You could pick up some ophthalmic antibiotic ointment from the feed store -- usually around $10. I have no idea what the cause is, but this at least might prevent a secondary infection developing in the eye from the irritation, if it doesn't treat the cause.
     
  4. Jarrahtree

    Jarrahtree New Egg

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    Sorry people's, trying to figure out how to get a pic up, I thought I had it right with photobucket :-/ I'll keep trying! :)

    Ooh... I think I got it right :) the top link should work now, tricky these iPhones...
     
    Last edited: Sep 26, 2012
  5. leadwolf1

    leadwolf1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh man, that is terrible. Do you have a vet you can take her to see?
     

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