Chickens are twitching

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by lawslinda11, Oct 19, 2011.

  1. lawslinda11

    lawslinda11 Hatching

    Oct 14, 2011
    I have five what I beleve to be plymoth rocks..During this time ive noticed thier heads twitching .Im not sure how to tell if its:)a parasite or something eles.Can anyone help me?

  2. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

    Nov 27, 2008
    Jacksonville, Florida
    Quote:Welcome to BYC.
    I read your other post to try and figure out what's going on. There could be only one thing or many things going on with your chickens by the descriptions of the symptoms you presented. You could be dealing with internal or external parasites, respiratory disease, overcrowding, too many roosters for your hens, feed issues etc....there's no telling what's happening without more detailed information. I agree with Flockwatcher that a necropsy should be performed.
    Last edited: Oct 19, 2011

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