Chicken loosing balance when she squats low?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by shandalinm, Oct 2, 2016.

  1. shandalinm

    shandalinm New Egg

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    We have a 3 month chicken that seems to have trouble with her legs. She walks, runs, stands fine but when she gets low to the ground she looses her balance and stumbles or falls. She seems weak in her legs? We have 2 other chicks the same age and all are doing good. Thanks for any feedback.
     
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  3. shandalinm

    shandalinm New Egg

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    Thank you! Trying to find out on the vaccinations...we purchased from Ideal Poultry. We just changed them over from the chick starter feed and started putting vitiams in their water. She looked a bit better this morning. It seems like her legs are bowed in a bit making it hard for her to squat low? Really hoping it's not Marek's.
     

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