chronic respiratory infection

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by neophyte17, Jan 24, 2014.

  1. neophyte17

    neophyte17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have two roosters that were given to me when they were baby chicks. Both were very sick but I managed to nurse them back to health. However I think they are now carriers of a respiratory disease cause they break out with a cold and that distinctive foul smell from their nostrils when they have mucus. I treat tthem and they get over it. My question is what is their life expectancy? do they die younger than healthy non carrier chickens?
     
  2. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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  3. neophyte17

    neophyte17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't have a flock I only have those two roosters. I don't plan on getting any more chickens until they pass on. i can't afford testing. just that I might lose my house to foreclosure and we'll have no place to keep them. so basically I'm trying to stay in my house for the live. but I don't know if the bank come to an agreement. they are my petS.
     
  4. neophyte17

    neophyte17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    by the way thank you for replying
     

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