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chickens and quail are dying

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Tator, Apr 7, 2016.

  1. Tator

    Tator Hatching

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    I put my chicks outside in a cage after they were feathered out good but in about a week and a half the started dying within 3 days all 25 were dead they had sores on them. Three days later my quail started dying and they have sores on them. The quail were laying. We are infested with mosquitoes since all the rain. Can anyone tell me what is causing them to die.
     

  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - I'm sorry that it is not under happier circumstances that you join us.

    I'd suggest re-posting in the "Emergencies, diseases, injuries and cures" forum for help from the experts.

    All the best
    CT
     
  3. Tator

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    thank you
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I hope the e/r folks can come up with a reason . Sorry for you losses.
     

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