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Chicken with droopy eye, wobbly walk

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Chickens by the Sea, Jan 28, 2009.

  1. Chickens by the Sea

    Chickens by the Sea Out Of The Brooder

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    Oct 21, 2008
    Ventura, CA
    I have a 4 month old pullet who in the last week or so has had one of her eyes starting to droop, and now is slowing down and not keeping up as well with the other chickens. She looks unsteady, like her legs aren't working as well. Also, it looks like her head is crooked around her eye. I am wondering if it is Marek's? I am a first time chicken owner, so I need some advice... [​IMG]

    Thanks!!
     
  2. Bock_Bock

    Bock_Bock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 13, 2008
    Hayward, Ca
    first i would isolate her just in case it is so nothing spreads to the rest of the flock if they dont already have it but that is all the advice i have sorry
     

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