chicken health

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by biggee, Nov 9, 2013.

  1. biggee

    biggee New Egg

    Aug 13, 2013
    My chicken is molting really hard and it is dragging her beak in the dirt and walking backwards? She did this last year during a molt. Any suggestions, thank you
  2. loveourbirds

    loveourbirds Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 27, 2013
    waverly ohio
    [​IMG] from Ohio.

    im not an expert here, but it sounds like vitamins B, E, and selenium deficiency. i would give vitamin and electrolyte solution - if it gets worse you might look into shots. this seems to be most common in silkies (may help with more research), but any chicken can suffer from it.

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