Cloudy Eye

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Golden Egg, Jun 5, 2016.

  1. Golden Egg

    Golden Egg In the Brooder

    Oct 1, 2012
    Silkie chicken, about 3 months old or so. Its eye is slightly cloudy, it's keeping it closed much of the time. It doesn't feel too bad - it's eating and walking around - but not quite up to par. Help?

  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Free Ranging Premium Member

    Apr 3, 2011
    southern Ohio
    Can you see a vet? A cloudy eye may be a result of a cataract, an infection, or from an eye injury. Vitamin A deficiency and past infection of avian encephalomyelitis (AE) can also be causes. Does she appear to be blind in that eye?

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