dead chicken

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by weavergirl, May 23, 2012.

  1. weavergirl

    weavergirl Hatching

    May 23, 2012
    So I have 3 chickens, 2BOs and 1 RIR that live with my 3 pygmy goats. The other day I went out to feed them and on of the BOs was just dead. She was just lying on the ground. I couldn't see anything wrong with her, no attack marks, blood, nothing. She had been healthy and laying regularly. Any ideas on what it could have been?
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    [​IMG] Sorry for the circumstances. Sometimes apparently healthy chickens just die. In many instances sudden death is the result of a heart attack.

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