Cockerel suddenly died - what now?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by EssEmCee, Mar 24, 2015.

  1. EssEmCee

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    I came home this morning after to find my dear 4.5 month old barred rock dead. He was fine this morning, crowing as always. 2 hours later he was dead and I'm at a loss of what to do. should I worry about the other two hens? what should I do with his body? any advice would be appreciated.
     

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