Chicken not breathing well - can I keep her alive?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by EggyErin, Mar 6, 2012.

  1. EggyErin

    EggyErin Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My favorite hen was clearly having trouble breathing when I let them out this morning, not to the gasping phase yet. I had another hen die of this a year ago. Is there anything I can do to save her? How long do respiratory infections incubate? Now I'm worried about my other chickens, although no one showed any symptoms after my other hen died.
     
  2. GoldenSparrow

    GoldenSparrow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    oh gosh,
    bumping you
     

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