Corids not working!!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by briarpatchfarms, Jan 1, 2010.

  1. briarpatchfarms

    briarpatchfarms Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 24, 2008
    Grayson, Ky
    I have 2 Cochin chicks that are 6 weeks old and seem very week to the point of death! there legs are stiff and wont eat or drink! They have had feed and water in with them all the time. I dont know whats going on! What can I do? I was looking and they have no meat on them they are skin and bones! just founded them like this today! I feed purina FR and CS 50/50. I have notice a little blood just yesterday in droppings!

    Update: I need to know the dossage to the 9.6% Corid to a gallon of water!
     
    Last edited: Jan 5, 2010
  2. kyrose

    kyrose Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 29, 2009
    Melbourne,Ky.
    im not real experienced but maybe if you give more detail...what do you feed them,how long have they been like this,what was happening before they got this bad?i hope someone can help you.good luck [​IMG]
     
  3. briarpatchfarms

    briarpatchfarms Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 24, 2008
    Grayson, Ky
    I just lost my littlle Cockerel! [​IMG] I talked to one of my friends and she said it could be coccidiosis
     
  4. The Chicken People

    The Chicken People Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2009
    Smithville, Mo
    It sounds like it may be...I am sorry for your loss![​IMG]
     
  5. kyrose

    kyrose Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 29, 2009
    Melbourne,Ky.
    Quote:were they outside?was there any blood in their poo?fluffed up?i just lost one today from what i dont know.they say sometimes it just happens.im sorry for both our losses.[​IMG]
     
  6. Ms~Silkie~Girl

    Ms~Silkie~Girl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    im so sorry [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

    it does sound like coccidiosis

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    Did they ever get coccidiosiss shots when they were chicks?
     
  7. M@M@2four

    [email protected]@2four Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2008
    USA
    You need to get some sulmet and put it in their water. You can buy this at Tractor Supply and most feed stores carry it. Cocci will kill them quickly--make sure their bottoms are clean as well. Good luck and SO sorry!! [​IMG]
     
  8. pkeeler

    pkeeler Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do you only have the two chicks? Sounds like cocchidosis, but hard to believe two chicks would create enough dung. Why do you feed 50/50? Did you show them how to drink water?
     
  9. briarpatchfarms

    briarpatchfarms Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 24, 2008
    Grayson, Ky
    These chicks are 6 weeks old and Im switching them over to Flock Raiser only! I have 4 cochins and 40 or so silkies!
     
  10. briarpatchfarms

    briarpatchfarms Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 24, 2008
    Grayson, Ky
    I lost my other pullet this morning!
     

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