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Chicken with neck injury*****

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chickendog6, Sep 2, 2008.

  1. chickendog6

    chickendog6 New Egg

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    My dog attacked my chicken over the holiday weekend; I wasn't there [​IMG][​IMG] There was a wound on her neck. We were able to clean it out but now her neck is bent back. She flops it back and forth but isn't able to keep it steady for very long. She's not able to eat on her own...been giving her fluids with a dropper. What can i do??? [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. pipermark

    pipermark Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2007
    Arkansas
    Sounds like a broken neck, there necks break pretty easy, you should think of putting it down.
     
  3. chickendog6

    chickendog6 New Egg

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    It looks like she's just trying to protect the wound. Would she still be able to move it if it was broken?
     

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