Disfigured leg from birth

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by groovechic, Sep 24, 2015.

  1. groovechic

    groovechic New Egg

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    My little chick was born with a disfigured leg, she was doing well she's about two months old now eating fine and drinking. In the last two days she is stopped using leg and now it is folding backwards. Any suggestions other than putting her down
     
    Last edited: Sep 24, 2015
  2. GitaBooks

    GitaBooks Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    I'm sorry to hear that.

    While it could just be a deformity, it could also be a neurological issue. Did she hatch with it?
     

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